Neurological infections comprise of a large variety of conditions that invade and affect our nervous system. Virus and microorganisms invade our body which affects the working of our organs and leads to mild disturbances or even serious complicated problems which can even be life-threatening. In most of the cases, bacterial organisms are often to blame but animal parasites and fungi can also be a reason. When the nervous system is hit, it can cause problems in our movement and coordination. The disorders caused by these infections are among the most challenging neurological disorders.
There are several factors which contribute to the widespread incidence of neurological infections. Some of them are –
There are different neurological infections such as –
For some neurological disorders, the outlook can be very good with treatment and adequate rehabilitation. Adjustment to the patient’s lifestyle is helpful in restoring some lost function. These changes are made to prevent or minimize the impact of such conditions. Pain management is also done with the help of medication to prevent the worsening of the condition.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is used to treat primarily behavioral neurological issues which focus on reorienting a patient’s thoughts and behavior related to their disability. It has shown a considerable effect in the treatment of ADHD, anxiety and other mood disorders. They are typically administered in session format.