Bell's Palsy Prevention

Is it possible to prevent Bell's Palsy? Read what the medical community suggests for prevention methods in the condition center at


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How to Prevent Bell's Palsy

There are no guidelines for preventing Bell's palsy because the cause is unknown. There are no tests to detect it before symptoms begin. If you think you are at risk for Bell's palsy, talk to your doctor about ways to reduce your risk.


Learn what Bell's Palsy is
What It Is
Learn the basics of this condition. Find out what you're dealing with.
Bell's Palsy Causes
What causes Bell's Palsy? Learn what the medical community has uncovered.
Bell's Palsy Risk Factors
Risk Factors
Are you at risk of getting Bell's Palsy? Inside you'll find known risk factors for the condition.
Bell's Palsy Diagnosis
How will your doctor diagnose you with this condition? Learn about the tests, process, and more.
Bell's Palsy Symptoms
What are the Bell's Palsy symptoms? Are you showing any? Learn more today.
Bell's Palsy Complications
Can this condition lead to other health problems? Learn more about the known complications.

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Screening for Bell's Palsy
Learn more about the specific tests or exams given by your doctor to screen for Bell's Palsy.
Bell's Palsy Medications
What medications offer relief or help with this condition? Are there side effects? Risks? Learn more.
Bell's Palsy Prevention
How can you prevent Bell's Palsy? Read what the medical community suggests for prevention methods.
Bell's Palsy Treatment
Can this condition be treated? What Bell's Palsy treatment options are available?
Bell's Palsy Care
Learn more about the day to day care of this condition. Changes to your activity, diet, exercise, and more.
Bell's Palsy Doctors
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