Category: F

Frozen Shoulder – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Ongoing care

Frozen Shoulder is a syndrome of painful restriction of active and passive range of motion (ROM) in 1 or both shoulders.
Idiopathic adhesive capsulitis has 3 stages: Painful, adhesive, and recovery.
System(s) affected: Musculoskeletal
Synonym(s): Pericapsulitis; adherent bursitis; obliterative bursitis; adhesive capsulitis

Fragile X Syndrome – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Ongoing care

Fragile X syndrome is the most common inherited form of mental retardation (also referred to as mental impairment).
Among the genetic causes of mental impairment, FXS is the second most common cause following Down syndrome.
In addition to mental impairment, FXS is characterized by a group of symptoms that may include specific physical features, distinctive behavior patterns, defective speech and language, and cognitive deficits (1)

Bacterial Food Poisoning – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Ongoing care

Food poisoning, also called foodborne infection, is an illness resulting from the consumption of contaminated food.
The illness may be produced by bacterial infection or by toxins produced by the bacteria.
The most commonly recognized foodborne infections are those caused by the bacteria Campylobacter, Salmonella, and E. coli 0157:H7 (1).