One of the tougher things in life may involve seeing your parents get older. This can create a great deal of concern and work for you. Taking care of your last living parent can be extremely challenging. You're sure to have a lot to do already that requires your time and effort. From making a living to raising your family, you may have a lot on your plate. One way to help you care for one remaining elderly parent is by having a home care agency help.
Basilar invagination is a condition in which the opening for the spinal cord at the base of the skull closes or narrows. This is caused by the skull folding inward, which is caused by the second vertebra pushing upward. Sometimes, the resulting narrowing of the space causes brain stem compression, syringomyelia, hydrocephalus, pseudotumor cerebri, dysarthria, central sleep apnea, and orthostatic hypotension, many of which can be severely debilitating. and in worst cases, death can occur.