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I chose to write about paralysis because I have a family member with this disease and I justwanted to educate myself on this more. Paralysis is when you lose the ability to move yourmuscle. You can “lose movement in all or part of your body.” (2017, Medicine)To be diagnosed with paralysis you will go to your doctor and have a “physical exam. During thephysical exam the doctor will check your symptoms and family’s history. Some tests may beordered such as x-rays, computed tomography, or magnetic resonance MRI scans. You may alsovisit a neurologist.” (2010-2018, Sharecare)”Paralysis treatment can depend on what caused this disease but common treatment includesmobility equipment such as wheelchairs and braces, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, andmedication to help with pain, stiffness, and muscle spasms.” (2017, Crown)In most cases being paralyzed isn’t curable, but “millions of paralysis sufferers are today offered