Archive | September, 2015

Dystonia services at VCU PMDC

September 21, 2015

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  Whether your dystonia is primary or secondary, focal or generalized, VCU PMDC is a resource for evaluation and treatment as well as research. Our movement disorder specialist neurologists are available to evaluate dystonia and offer individualized treatment plans which may include: medications non-medication therapies including physical therapy and speech therapy botulinum toxin injections deep […]

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Dystonia Medical Research Foundation Celebrates Dystonia Awareness Month

September 5, 2015

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  The Dystonia Medical Research Foundation wants to see your moves!   The Dystonia Moves Me: Show Me Your Moves is a campaign that encourages people in the dystonia community to promote awareness by showing off their unique abilities and talents. This September, the DMRF invites everyone who has been affected by dystonia to use […]

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3 Facts about Dystonia

September 1, 2015

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  September is Dystonia Awareness Month, and we’d like to share these 3 facts about the movement disorder that affects an estimated 300,000 people in North America. 1. Dystonia is an involuntary contraction of muscles, causing repetitive or twisting movements that cannot be controlled. These symptoms can range from mild to severe. There are multiple […]

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