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.
hand splintHow to manage hand spasticity - Hand splint after stroke
We describe the general aspects of hand spasticity, spasticity treatment options, and how to choose a hand rehab glove to manage hand spasticity.
3 things you should know3 things you should know for successful stroke recovery - 3. Create your own healthy lifestyle habit
The last article of 3 things to know for successful stroke recovery series. It's essential to make a healthy lifestyle habit for consistent and successful stroke recovery.
3 things you should know3 things you should know for successful stroke recovery - 2. Rehabilitation based on reliable information
The second article of 3 things to know for successful stroke recovery series. You should check the information is appropriate for your situation or not.
AFOHow to normalize gait - Dynamic AFO Foot Drop Brace after stroke
The definition of Dynamic AFOs, who needs DAFO, checklist before buying your drop foot brace/AFO
3 things you should know3 things you should know for successful stroke recovery - 1. The right track for your stroke recovery
We have put together a series of 3 posts about 3 things to know for your successful stroke 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.