Deans' stroke musings

Changing stroke rehab and research worldwide now.Time is Brain!Just think of all the trillions and trillions of neurons that DIE each day because there are NO effective hyperacute therapies besides tPA(only 12% effective). I have 493 posts on hyperacute therapy, enough for researchers to spend decades proving them out. These are my personal ideas and blog on stroke rehabilitation and stroke research. Do not attempt any of these without checking with your medical provider. Unless you join me in agitating, when you need these therapies they won't be there.

What this blog is for:

Shortly after getting out of the hospital and getting NO information on the process or protocols of stroke rehabilitation and recovery I started searching on the internet and found that no other survivor received useful information. This is an attempt to cover all stroke rehabilitation information that should be readily available to survivors so they can talk with informed knowledge to their medical staff. It's quite disgusting that this information is not available from every stroke association and doctors group.
My back ground story is here:

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

paper map and GPS on phone for driving

I was the navigator in the front passenger seat. The unwieldly paper map was spread on my lap with the phone on top of that. We spent 6 days in Madrid, rented a car and drove around Spain for 7 days(Cuenca, Valencia, Granada, Seville, Cordoba, Toledo)
Yawning would cause the left arm to rise, dumping the phone on the floor and the paper map someplace else.
Coughing would do the same.
Sneezing would be even worse.
I should be able to go to any therapist in the world to stop that involuntary movement.

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