Latest Stroke recovery Stories

2013-05-09 23:00:20

Allsup sponsors Act FAST for Stroke Challenge to raise awareness and funds. Belleville, IL (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 Every 40 seconds, someone in the U.S. has a stroke. Allsup, a nationwide provider of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) representation, veterans disability appeal and Medicare plan selection services is pleased to sponsor the National Stroke Association´s Act FAST for Stroke Challenge to help raise awareness and funds. A stroke happens when blood flow to a part of...

2013-05-03 23:02:14

Author and stroke survivor Jeff Kagan is writing a book called “Stroke Recovery Stories” to help new stroke survivors. Share stories of survival and recovery to offer hope and encouragement to others. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 Stroke survivor Jeff Kagan is writing another book called Stroke Recovery Stories. He wants to help new stroke survivors understand what the next few years of recovery will be like and offer them hope and encouragement. His first book is called Life...

2013-04-05 11:48:16

Study Highlights: -Chronic or persistent pain is a common complication of clot-caused strokes. -Pain may occur even when a stroke is of mild or moderate severity, and may not begin until months later. -Stroke patients who develop chronic pain are more likely to have physical and cognitive decline. Chronic or persistent pain is a common – and likely under-recognized – complication of ischemic strokes (caused by a blocked blood vessel) according to new research in the...

2013-02-23 23:02:05

Aimed toward younger stroke victims, ℠Different Strokes for Different Folks´ presents alternative rehab options. Westcliffe, CO (PRWEB) February 24, 2013 Author Amy Finger Ziegler takes readers on an intimate journey through her recovery from a severe, stroke-induced brain injury in her inspirational new nonfiction “Different Strokes for Different Folks: An Adventure in Stroke Recovery” (published by iUniverse). “When I had my stroke in 2008, I looked for and...

2013-01-10 05:03:44

Their Electric Platform Mount Parallel Bars features an electronic height adjustability with a range of 26 inches to 48 inches, along with a manual width adjustability of 15 inches to 29 inches, and a 400 pound weight capacity on the hand rails. Often used for gait training and other forms of physical and rehabilitative therapy, these parallel bars can be used for a wide range of issues including amputation, muscular dystrophy, cerebral palsy, stroke recovery, osteoarthritis, Parkinson's...

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