stroke survivors

All Quiet on Trade Front for Tigers, as MLB Deadline Approaches

by ntlk_ All quiet on trade front for Tigers, as MLB deadline approaches And there's an outside shot that the Tigers' other long-term rehabilitation project, Victor Martinez (offseason knee surgery), could return before the playoffs, as well. Filling the role of a right-handed hitter off the bench may be the last remaining … Read more on New Haven Register Support available for stroke survivors The group is facilitated by Jeannie Batt, physical therapist assistant and Vicky Englehart, rehabilitation secretary. Members vary in age and disabilities. The group usually has between four to 12 people including caregivers. Meetings are open to … Read more on The Bryan Times (subscription) Read ...

Real-Time Video Could Improve Effect of Core Stabilization Exercise in Stroke

...  video could improve effect of core stabilization exercise in stroke … About 80% of stroke survivors experience hemiparesis, which causes weakness or the inability to move one side of the body. Core stabilization exercise to improve postural stability and independent walking in chronic hemiparetic stroke patients could be … Read more on Medical Xpress Age Matters: Memory gives quality to our humanity It is the hippocampus that is involved in establishing, organizing, and storing memories in association with the limbic system that give us an insight into a patient's recall ability. Functioning of the hippocampus … Aspects such as age, genetics … Read more on Lynchburg News and Advance Tags: stroke patients, stroke survivors, stroke patient, stroke survivor ...

Randomized Clinical Trial of the Timing It Right Stroke Family Support Program

...  clinical trial of the timing it right stroke family support program … Randomized clinical trial of the timing it right stroke family support program: research protocol. Family caregivers provide invaluable support to stroke survivors during their recovery, rehabilitation, and community re-integration. Unfortunately, it … Read more on 7thSpace Interactive (press release) Tags: stroke survivor, clinical trial, stroke survivors ...

Occupational Therapy Assistant?

Question by Ashley J: Occupational Therapy Assistant? So IM thinkinq about doing OTA. this is my freshman year in college second sememster. Ive been taking my prereqs to become a Rn But My heart has always been In occupational therapy.i love the field..Ive heard bad things about it and positive things. I stay in Arkansas. Its a very small town. So I really dont know how good the pay is but it is what i want to do. So if anybody knows anybody in this field or have experience in this field would you please give me some info about it? do you love your job, good pay, rewarding career?? thank you! Read more... ...

Spokes for Strokes Dan Zimmerman to Bike Cross Country for a Cause

...  for Strokes Dan Zimmerman to bike cross country for a cause The exercise improves blood flow to all areas of his body, especially the brain, he said. “I ride four … He plans to raise awareness about recovery from strokes and offer hope of stroke survivors through television, radio and newspaper interviews … Read more on FH Times Cape Regional Calendar Notes for March, 2014 A comprehensive 8 hour class on diabetes management techniques, including Education, Meal Planning, Medications, Exercise and Blood-Glucose Monitoring. This class series will be held at the medical center on Mondays, … This group is for stroke/brain … Read more on Cape May County Herald (press release) Tags: cape may county, blood-glucose monitoring, stroke survivors, edical c, stroke survivor ...

BOTOX® (Botulinum Toxin Type A) Receives Approval in the UK for the Treatment

...  (Botulinum toxin type A) Receives Approval in the UK for the Treatment … Moreover, 63% of stroke survivors with spasticity experience this in both the upper and lower limbs. Treatment of lower limb spasticity associated with stroke requires a multidisciplinary approach and usually includes physical therapy, pharmacological … Read more on SYS-CON Media (press release)   Products to Help Strengthen Your Hand Muscles After a Stroke : Tips for Staying Fit – Subscribe Now: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=Ehowfitness Watch More: http://www.youtube.com/Ehowfitness Strengthening your handle muscl…   Tags: stroke survivors, stroke survivor, physical therapy, botulinum toxin ...

Robotic Training System Helps Patients Recovering From Conditions Affecting

Robotic Training System Helps Patients Recovering from Conditions Affecting … 13, 2013 — The risk and fear of falling often affects patients who are recovering from a stroke, spinal cord or brain injury, and orthopaedic injuries, and that fear may inhibit their progress in rehabilitation. The University of Maryland … Read more on Science Daily (press release) Silver Cross Awarded for Success in Stroke Care Dr. Harish Shownkeen, Medical Director of Neuro Interventional Surgery at Silver Cross, will discuss the signs, latest minimally invasive treatment and recovery options for new and recurrent strokes. This free program – Spot a Stroke FAST! – will be … Read more on Patch.com Read more... ...