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One-sided Neglect for Stroke Survivors

This video discusses a debilitating side-effect of stroke: one sided neglect. Neglect is a lack of awareness of one side of the body. It can reduce the possibility of independent living and increase…

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Preventing Falls after a Stroke

Falls are the number one medical complication after stroke, both during and after your hospital stay. This video explains what you and your caregiver can do to prevent falls.

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Physical Activity After a Stroke

This video discusses the importance of physical activity after a stroke. It explains what is the Rate of Perceived Exertion Scale, and provides specific exercise recommendations.

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Controlling Your Risk Factors for Ischemic Stroke and TIA

Jessica Roberts, Nurse Practitioner in the stroke clinic at Michigan Medicine reviews what patients can do to prevent a stroke. Click to download the attachment with printed summary of this video…

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