Paralysis is the loss of function or feeling. Injury or disease to a person's nervous
system can affect the ability to move or feel. You have an emergency and are unable
to reach the phone. Life Alert can provide you with the protection
and peace of mind of knowing that help is just a push of a button. Life Alert has
members who are paralyzed and rely on our service.
Paralysis comes from:
- Spinal cord injury
- Brain injury
- Multiple sclerosis
- Cerebral palsy
- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
- Spina bifida
- Transverse myelitis
- Post polio syndrome
- Certain ataxias and certain muscular dystrophies.