Latest Stroke recovery Stories
Robotherapist 3D, a robot which aids stroke patients' recovery, is to be brought to market by its worldwide patent holder, a spin-off company from the Miguel Hernández University of Elche (Alicante, Spain).
Nearly one year after suffering a stroke, 39-year old Phys Ed teacher Kirk Disrude is ready to run the Chicago Marathon. Libertyville, IL (PRWEB) September 07,
In a study published in the current issue of Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience scientists report that a therapy combining exercise with the neurovascular protective agent S-nitrosoglutathione (GSNO) improved recovery from stroke in a rat model.
Every 45 seconds, someone suffers a stoke. They not only cause physical impairments, but also brain impairments. In fact, new research has linked post-stroke depression to a functional brain impairment.
Researchers studying stroke patients have found a strong association between impairments in a network of the brain involved in emotional regulation and the severity of post-stroke depression.
Following a stroke, factors as varied as blood sugar, body temperature and position in bed can affect patient outcomes.
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