Tag: stroke recovery

Understanding The Health Benefits Of Music When Recovering

[ 0 ] 2012-03-29 | |

Although there is certainly no universal concept of good music, it is hard to argue with the ability of music we like to improve our mood. But, music also offers important benefits when used to enhance our recovery after injury or a medical procedure. Given that much of the healing process can be unpredictable and challenging, it is important to know and take advantage of the ability of music to help us heal.

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The Importance Of Recognizing And Managing Delirium

The Importance Of Recognizing And Managing Delirium

[ 0 ] 2012-03-08 | |

When we or our loved ones are admitted to hospital for medical treatment, we will often have concerns regarding well being in the backs of our minds. This is natural given that most of the reasons for visiting a hospital are related to problems that can seriously affect health. Some of the concerns we may […]

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Trouble Swallowing – The Risks Of Dysphagia?

Trouble Swallowing – The Risks Of Dysphagia?

[ 1 ] 2012-01-19 | |

Like many of the other activities that our body performs automatically, swallowing is something that we do not really think that much about. However, if we think back to the last cold we had that was accompanied by swollen glands, we can easily relate to the uncomfortable experience. Now, me might be tempted to think […]

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From Notion to Motion – Retraining the Brain in Stroke Victims to Promote Stroke Recovery

From Notion to Motion – Retraining the Brain in Stroke Victims to Promote Stroke Recovery

[ 0 ] 2010-05-18 | |

With the ability to change a life in only a few moments, a stroke is a highly destructive force that is the second leading cause of disability in first world nations. For those who survive new rehabilitation techniques offer the best hope.

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