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Understanding the BE FAST warning signs of stroke

Posted by Chad Birt on Tue May 10 2022

May is Stroke Awareness Month. This article discusses the BE FAST warning signs of a stroke and what to do if they arise.Read More

Incontinence After a Stroke

Incontinence After a Stroke

Posted by Chad Birt on Thu Mar 04 2021

Incontinence presents unique challenges. Fortunately, stroke-related incontinence is relatively easy to manage and treat. A combination of healthy lifestyle changes, at-home exercises, medication, and regular doctor’s appointments can minimize accidents and improve your senior’s quality of life.Read the tips.

How to Spot Mini Stroke Symptoms

How to Spot Mini Stroke Symptoms

Posted by Nate Birt on Fri May 05 2023

As a caregiver, you are always looking for ways to help your loved ones stay healthy. One way to do this is to pay attention to behavior that might seem unusual. In some cases, unexpected behavior might be an indication of mini-strokes in older loved ones.Read More

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Physical Therapy After a Stroke: What to Expect and Necessary Supplies

Posted by Chad Birt on Tue Jun 13 2023

After a stroke, you may need to relearn skills, such as how to get dressed, brush your teeth, and bathe. This process can be slow and difficult, but physical and occupational therapy help. If you or a loved one recently had a stroke, you might wonder what stroke recovery entails.Read More