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A comprehensive guide to Strokes, written by a medical professional for non-medical readers. Answers questions such as What is a stroke?, Who is at risk for a stroke?, Can strokes be prevented? Also provides information and resources for stroke patients and their caregivers.
Submitted by Suzanne Maxwell Ryan, RN, BSN
Tags strokes · mini-strokes · transient ischemic attack · cerebral hemorrhage · prevention · treatment · statistics · symptoms · aphasia
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Treatment of Neurodegenerative Disorder (Alzheimer's, Stroke, and Parkinson's Disease)
Tags neurodegenerative
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The most important new development for stroke treatment is the advent of thrombolytic drugs (so-called "clot-busters," already used for heart disease).
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Information about heart disease and stroke.
Tags heart disease
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How and why a stroke happens.
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At-home stroke therapy software to help stroke survivors regain the skills needed to perform every day activities more idependently. Designed by physical therapists.
Submitted by Nicole Pauly
Tags therapy · stroke therapy · physical therapy · core:tx · coretx · hemiplegia · stroke survivor · 
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Constraint Induced Movement Therapy or CI therapy is an exciting therapeutic approach developed at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) by Dr Edward Taub and collaborators that has its origin in the treatment of learned non-use for the affected arm or leg after stroke. CI therapy is a new set of treatment techniques that data from placebo-controlled studies have indicated can substantially reduce the incapacitating motor deficit of the affected arm or leg of many patients with chronic ... [More]
Submitted by Mary Bowman
Tags ci therapy · stroke rehabilitation · taub · upper extremity · lower extremity
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A home therapy video program developed by a speech-language pathologist for individuals with expressive aphasia caused by a stroke or other neurological disorder.
Submitted by Kimberly Robbins
Tags stroke · aphasia · video · therapy
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A home therapy video program produced by a speech-language pathologist for individuals with expressive aphasia caused by stroke or other neurological disorder.
Submitted by Kimberly Robbins
Tags stroke · aphasia · video · therapy
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The results of an ongoing study should show whether constraint-induced therapy will help restore the use of limbs affected by stroke
Tags constraint-induced
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An increase in blood pressure is the major risk factor for the development of stroke. The blood pressure of older patients with hypertension (high blood pressure) can be lowered by a moderate reduction in salt intake.
Tags prevent stroke
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A stroke survivor’s story. You also can read my Fish Tales Inn fishing short stories.

Submitted by Dav id Daul
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Bibit Creations – Providing dignified and discreet adult bibs for stroke victims, the elderly and special needs populations. Who says you have to look like a baby? Tasteful, waterproof clothing protectors for mealtime enjoyment.
Submitted by Tamara Hillegas
Tags adult bibs · adult bib · bibs · stroke · 
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Stroke is the leading cause of long term disability. Disaboom's mission is to "create the first comprehensive, evolving source of information, insight, and personal engagement for the disability community."
Submitted by Joanne for Dr. Glen House
Tags stroke · disability
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The latest medical news and information for patients or friends/parents of patients diagnosed with strokes.
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