Stroke

The Burden Store

My husband has been having some difficulty lately and at times I was not emotionally able to support him in the way that I would have preferred. And I felt terrible about it. We talked and he said to me… Read More ›

Tendonitis

A recent search term was “can a stroke cause tendonitis? Answer:  Abso-freakin-lutely and also…..NO! Let me explain. A stroke itself cannot cause tendonitis, no. A stroke is a brain injury and the only thing that a stroke directly affects is…the… Read More ›

Synergy moment with Tremors

A search term on my blog recently was the title above “synergy movement with tremors.” I got all those things!! Synergistic movement occurs when (because of the signals coming down form your brain being all messed up) a group of… Read More ›

Vision Therapy

I was talking with a friend of mine recently who had a bilateral cerebellar stroke a few years ago. She looks great on the outside and this leads to a lot of people treating her with insensitivity. I can relate…. Read More ›

Function ≠ Recovery

It’s been about a year since my last post on here so I thought it time for another. I needed a mental health social media break, blog included. I would love to go completely unplugged for a while but that’s… Read More ›