balance

Falling

I never fell after I had a stroke, not once.  This is highly unusual.  Generally, it’s not an if thing, its a when thing.  It’s not if a stroke survivor falls it’s when a stroke survivor falls.  I’m going on a… Read More ›

Balance

Good balance depends on 3 things.  These are your vision, vestibular system, and proprioception.  I described proprioception in an earlier blog post.  The vestibular system is in the inner ear and controls equilibrium.  In school, one way we tested our… Read More ›