Intention tremor

Hospitals

I was in the hospital for a month.  Now, when I was in the hospital I didn’t understand what was going on.  I didn’t understand what had happened to me, I didn’t understand my disabilities, anything.  I really didn’t, I… Read More ›

Egg Separator

After a stroke, one side of your body is probably pretty crappy.  It doesn’t do what you want it to do.  In my case, I have an intention tremor which means that at the end of a movement, I start… Read More ›

Movement

It is said that after a stroke proximal movement recovers before distal movement.  Proximal means “closer to the midline,” closer to the body.  Distal means further away.  So, your shoulder should recover before your hand.  This was true for me…. Read More ›

My Story :)

Hi everyone! The story of my stroke begins a little over a year ago.  I was at work as a physical therapist.  I had a very promising career ahead of me as I had just become “Mckenzie certified” after only… Read More ›