Brain InjuryUnderstanding Brain Injury: Types, Effects, and Outcomes
Brain injury is a widely recognized concept, but many are not aware that it is an umbrella term. To acknowledge Brain Injury Awareness Month this March, we shed light on all things brain injury.
DizzinessPost-Stroke Dizziness: How Vestibular Therapy Can Help
Feeling dizzy after a stroke is more common than you think. Learn more about post-stroke dizziness and how vestibular therapy can improve your function.
Post-StrokeThe Ultimate Guide to Stroke Exercises
Functional recovery is possible, even years after a stroke. Learn how to harness neuroplasticity through repetitive exercise, and the all-around health benefits of staying active after stroke or brain injury.
Brain InjuryBrain Injury and Dementia: Is There a Link?
A brain injury can increase your risk of developing dementia. Learn about what causes dementia after brain injury and how to lower your risk.
Balance10 Exercises to Improve Balance After Brain Injury
Maintaining good balance after a brain injury is crucial. Here are 10 exercises to start today to ensure safe and effective mobility.
energy conservationSaving Your Energy
When you save your energy, your body accomplishes more, and often more efficiently. Use the following strategies to be more efficient, productive, and safe during your daily routine.
IADLsMaking Medication Management Easier
Seventy percent of American adults report taking at least one medication. Consider the following tips to streamline your medication management process.
brain anatomyBrain Anatomy 101: Major Structures and Functions
Weighing only three pounds on average, the adult brain may seem small; but, as the control center for all human functions, the brain’s big role in our bodies is undeniable.
Post-StrokeWhat is Ataxia?
Ataxia refers to the loss of control of voluntary movements of the body, including the limbs, face, or eyes. Ataxia can be an independent occurrence or a consequence of a stroke. Read on to learn more about this neurological symptom and how it is treated.
Post-StrokeWhat is Apraxia?
Throughout the course of a day, the human body is constantly coordinating movement. When brain areas controlling movement are damaged, a breakdown in motor planning can occur. This breakdown can also be referred to as Apraxia.
brain aneurysmWhat is a Brain Aneurysm?
A brain aneurysm is when one has a bulge in a blood vessel located in the brain. A brain aneurysm can burst or leak and when that happens it can cause a hemorrhagic stroke.
stroke survivor storyStroke Recovery Stories - Ella's Story
Ella is a personal development blogger, habit coach, motivational speaker, and stroke thriver.
NeuroplasticityAll About the Brain: Brain Structure, Common Diagnoses, and Maintaining Brain Health
Read on to learn more about brain anatomy, diagnoses that affect the brain, and how to prevent cognitive decline.
StrokeUnderstanding Your Brain and Stroke
One of the most widely known diseases associated with such an important organ(cerebrum, cerebellum, brain stem) is a stroke.
Hand Rehabilitation TrainingDelicate Movements are More Effective for Changes in the Brain
Research on the brain has been conducted for a very long time. Thanks to the studies, most of us know that the brain is a very important part of our body.