In the United States alone, more than 6.5 million people have experienced and lived through a stroke. More than 795,000 people in the United States have a stroke every year, and our objective is to help those survivors and their families through providing resources, information, tools,
stroke recovery and rehabilitationCreating a Post Stroke Recovery Routine at Home
Having a daily routine helps us create habits to meet our goals. After a stroke, organizing your day in a way that works for you will help you stay focused on your stroke rehab and recovery.
Stroke and StressCan Stress Cause A Stroke? The Answer May Shock You!
The resulting stress can lead to some serious problems — one of them being an increased risk of suffering a stroke!
hypertensionWhy is Maintaining a Healthy Blood Pressure Important?
Maintaining a healthy blood pressure is very important because the higher your blood pressure is the higher your chances of having health issues are. All of your body's important organs, such as your brain and heart, receive nutrients and oxygen through your blood flow.
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.
Mini StrokeMinistroke and Stroke: What Should We Do for TIA Recovery?
Act as fast as you can for TIA (mini-stroke) recovery. Learn about TIA (ministroke) symptoms and ministroke recovery.
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.
Stroke ManagementHealthy Lifestyle Tips for Stroke
A “healthy lifestyle” can really take on a lot of different meanings depending on who you are talking to!
stroke risk factorsKnowledge is Power: Stroke Risk Factors
We can’t predict the timeline for when a stroke may affect a particular person. But we can definitely spread awareness about risk factors.
multiple sclerosisWhy is Energy Conservation Important for Multiple Sclerosis
Multiple sclerosis, or MS, is an autoimmune disease that causes the body’s immune system to interfere with the way our brain sends messages to our body.
Stroke PreventionHow Can I Prevent Having Another Stoke?
More than 795,000 people in the United States have a stroke every year. About 185,00 of these strokes happen to people who have had a previous stroke.
Signs of Stroke for MenWhat are the Early Warning Signs of Stroke in Men?
Both men and women can suffer from a stroke. However, men exhibit different warning signs than woman do.
Risk FactorsWhat Causes a Stroke: 7 Major Stroke Risk Factors
Today, Let’s take a look at 7 conditions and lifestyle choices that might contribute to a higher risk of stroke.
Good Habits for StrokeIs There a Good Diet for Stroke?
What are some good foods for a stroke survivor to eat? Can you drink coffee or green tea after a stroke? What else is importatnt besides diet?