Stroke Blog

The Stroke Blog lets you know when new questions are submitted or when new pages are added to Stroke-Rehab.com. It also keeps you up to date with the latest information on stroke rehabilitation.

Stroke Survivor Experiences

Read stories and get inspiration from stroke survivors.

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Vision Problems and Therapy After Stroke

Answers to stroke patients' questions about vision problems and vision therapy.

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Muscle weakness

Question What shall I do with my weak ankle evertors? I'm having trouble when walking. Answer: Ankle issues are not uncommon after stroke. If you have

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Massive Stroke

Question: Hi I am asking if after 8 years from a Massive stroke leaving someone without the ability to Walk or Talk, is it possible for any kind of therapy

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Emotional and Mental Issues After Stroke

Emotional and mental issues are not uncommon after stroke. Discover what you should do if your loved one is experiencing such issues.

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Crippled toes

Question: I had a stroke three years ago, complete use of my arm and hand but my foot has become very crippled with twisted toes and foot pain on the bottom

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STROKE REHAB STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS

Question: I suffered a stroke(cva) August 2004 at age 62. I have left side paralysis consisting of left arm & hand spasticity and left foot-drop.I had

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ROM limits

Question: Why should it be avoided to range a shoulder over 90 degrees on a flaccid extremity? Answer: It doesn't have to be totally avoided, but it has

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How to rehab right leg and foot to be able to drive again

Question: I recently suffered a stroke on left side of brain, so it has effected my right leg. I have numbness in my right leg and foot. I had a car

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Phantom pain, balance, spastic motion in hand, mouth problems

Question: In 2014 I suffered a brain lesion that left me with spastic hand motion in my left hand and milder issues in my left leg. After trying tetrabenazine

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HOW TO IMPROVE VERY POOR BALANCE

Question: Hello! I had a massive ischemic stroke back in 2011 and still cannot walk. As a result I also have very poor balance I have fractured my pelvis

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Physically a vegetable

Question: My husband who is 61 years old has many, many health problems. Heart disease, kidney, liver disease, server brain atrophy, vascular issues,

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how to improve stroke

How do you improve patient's hand, fingers, and leg movement? Please tell me some exercises for my mother. Thanks. Answer: If your mother already has

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Stroke Recovery

Stroke recovery questions and answers. Submit your own question if you can't find the answer you need.

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Personality Changes After Stroke

Personality changes are common with stroke. One might become depressed, apathetic, impulsive or labile with frequent changes in mood.

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Pain After Stroke

Questions and answers regarding pain after stroke. Learn to manage post stroke pain.

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Stroke Recovery Tips Back Issues

View past issues of Stroke Recovery Tips

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Recent Articles

  1. Stroke Survivor Experiences

    Aug 18, 19 03:47 PM

    Read stories and get inspiration from stroke survivors.

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  2. Vision Problems and Therapy After Stroke

    Jun 20, 19 07:28 AM

    Answers to stroke patients' questions about vision problems and vision therapy.

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  3. Muscle weakness

    Apr 29, 19 07:25 AM

    Question What shall I do with my weak ankle evertors? I'm having trouble when walking. Answer: Ankle issues are not uncommon after stroke. If you have

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