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Cognitive remediation: finding the sweet spot to maximize the benefits

While there are many different approaches to stroke rehabilitation, most fit into one of two categories. The physical approach is the focus of many early rehabilitation programs. The cognitive approach seeks to address the underlying problems that can persist beyond the immediately visible effects of stroke. And it’s this cognitive approach that many stroke sufferers value…

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Can computers help us recover speech? Find out how!

Stroke survivors can often develop problems with speaking if the damage affects language areas of the brain. This condition is called aphasia, and the treatment usually is speech therapy. Communicating is essential for a good quality of life. Imagine not being able to read stories to your grandchildren! Unfortunately, it’s really hard to re-learn how to…

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