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OTHER WORDS FROM palsypal·sy·like, adjective
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There have also been some isolated cases of Bell’s palsy, a temporary weakness or paralysis of facial muscles, in both vaccines’ trial participants.
So, it’s possible that while the vaccines do spark some cases, rates of Bell’s palsy may ultimately be lower in vaccinated people than what might occur after a coronavirus infection.
Of about 22,000 people in the phase 3 trial who received the vaccine, four developed a form of temporary facial paralysis called Bell’s palsy.Here’s where all the COVID-19 vaccine candidates currently stand|Kate Baggaley|December 18, 2020|Popular-Science
There were four cases of Bell’s palsy among people that received the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine in its trial and three in the group that received the Moderna vaccine in its trial.
The FDA will also closely monitor for cases of Bell’s palsy, a temporary facial paralysis, as the vaccine is rolled out to more people.
Ross has cerebral palsy, and the Pathways to Careers initiative of SourceAmerica helped him get his position.Hiring People With Disabilities Isn’t Just the Right Thing to Do—It’s Good for Business|Elizabeth Picciuto|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Belfort, not knowing they were time-release ludes, pops loads of them, and when they kick in, he enters “cerebral palsy” mode.Why Leonardo DiCaprio, Who Wows in ‘The Wolf of Wall Street,’ Deserves to (Finally) Win An Oscar|Marlow Stern|February 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They unplugged their cellphones from overloaded outlets so a girl with cerebral palsy could recharge her wheelchair.We Survived the Triumph: Passengers Describe Their Doomed Carnival Cruise|Winston Ross, Eliza Shapiro, Sam Register|February 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I'd been afflicted in June with Lyme's disease and Bell's palsy.From a Polish Country House Kitchen ... To Your Kitchen|David Frum|December 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Is his ailment more serious—say, a heart attack or stroke or even Bell's palsy, which left his face looking contorted?China Roiled by Rumors and Questions About Absent Heir Apparent Xi Jinping|Melinda Liu|September 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Nay, when I agree to do such things, may a righteous God palsy my right arm, and may the earth open and close in upon me forever.Portrait and Biography of Parson Brownlow, The Tennessee Patriot|William Gannaway Brownlow
Quin laid a quieting hand on her arm, which was shaking as if with the palsy.Quin|Alice Hegan Rice
He's jus like he had a stroke of palsy, hit's a wonder the mewel hedn't killed him stun dead.Watch Yourself Go By|Al. G. Field
At Todmorden a minister was struck with a violent fit of palsy immediately after preaching against the Methodists.Introduction to the Science of Sociology|Robert E. Park
The poor man's hands shook as with the palsy, his step was unsteady, his eye dull and bloodshot.The Life of Thomas Wanless, Peasant|Alexander Johnstone Wilson