stroke recovery storiesStroke Recovery Stories - Stroke Survivor Marcy
After having a stroke, Marcy began looking for at-home stroke rehabilitation solutions. This is Marcy's stroke recovery story after her 1 month of acute rehab in the hospital.
Hemiparesis in childrenHemiparesis in Children: Pitfalls and Rehabilitation Solutions from an Occupational Therapist
If you and your kiddo are starting out in your therapy journey, problems and plateaus will occur. Here are 3 common missteps.
stroke victim supportEmotional and Behavioral Challenges After a Stroke
Many people wonder if emotional and behavioral changes are permanent. The answer is usually no.
robot hand gloveEvolving Technology Offers Increased Independence in Spinal Cord Injury Recovery
Although modern medicine has not yet found a way to cure paralysis, modern technology is starting to bridge the gap.
mirror therapy strokeStroke Exercises: Using Mirror Therapy and Mirror Neurons
Mirror therapy is an easy and low-tech therapy technique. It’s essentially a therapy that tricks your brain into thinking that the weakened hand or arm is moving.
NeuroplasticityCan E-Stim Help Jumpstart Your Outpatient Stroke Rehabilitation?
Gentle electrical stimulation(Estim) has been used for years in therapy clinics to help retrain the connections between the brain and the body.
stroke recovery time10 Tips From an Occupational Therapist on How to Stay Committed to Stroke Recovery at Home
Here are 10 tips that help you stay committed to stroke recovery program at home for successful healing after a stroke.
robot hand gloveNeoMano Robot Hand Can Help with Independence in Spinal Cord Injury Recovery
NeoMano is a robotic glove that helps with grasp in order to give people back their hand function and independence.
Stroke RehabPortable Home Therapy for Stroke Rehab
Research has shown that utilizing the Neofect Smart Glove 5 times per week for at least 30 minutes has increased users upper extremity function as well as overall quality of life.
Neuroplasticity5 Ways Brain Games For Stroke Rehabilitation Can Increase Brain Health
Did you know games can help increase your brain health? We think that’s pretty cool too! Keep reading to find out how...
Foot dropWhat Does A Foot Drop Brace Do?
Are you contemplating to buy a drop foot brace? Here is the check list you need to consider before buying one.
left side stroke5 Symptoms of a Left Side Stroke of the Brain
Every stroke is different and will affect people differently based on the severity. The left hemisphere of the brain can cause the following 5 symptoms.
right side stroke5 Symptoms of a Right Side Stroke of the Brain
A stroke might look different depending on which side of your brain it affects. Here are common symptoms caused by a right sided stroke.
Stroke ExercisesStroke Exercises for Each Stage of Stroke Recovery
With the abundance of stroke-related research, it’s important to remember that every stroke, just like every person, is different! Here are some examples.
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.