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  • 251. Memory: It's Complicated - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2018/Memory- ts-Complicated/

  • 252. Sharp-Dressed Man - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring ...... When John is invited to a wedding he discovers his nice Italian suits are a lot more convoluted than my stroke-friendly wardrobe of crew necks ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2014/Sharp-D essed-Man/

  • 253. On The Road Again - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer ...... On The Road Again. A Unique Perspective on Survival by Stroke Survivor and Comedian John Kawie. ... Edit ModuleShow Tags Stroke Rehabilitation. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2015/On-The- oad-Again/

  • 254. Take Good Care of My Baby - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2018/Take-Go d-Care-of-My-Baby/

  • 255. Revisiting PT After 15 Years - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Revisiting PT After 15 Years. By Connie Stagnaro. I had an ischemic stroke on the right side of my brain when I was 38. ... Departments. Stroke Notes. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Revisitin -PT-After-15-Years/

  • 256. Don't Make Me Over - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2017/Dont-Make Me-Over/

  • 257. Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter 2015... My Mother's Stroke. My Mother's Stroke. ... Edit ModuleShow Tags Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2015/

  • 258. Dr. Glen Gillen Weighs In on 'Am I Losing Ground?' - Stroke ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2017/Am-I-Lo ing-Ground-Dr-Glen-Gillen-Weighs-In/

  • 259. Spring Break 2017: The Cerebellar Hemorrhage Edition ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2018/Spring- reak-2017-The-Cerebellar-Hemorrhage-Edition/

  • 260. Caring for a Survivor with Aphasia - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Caring-fo -a-Survivor-with-Aphasia/

  • 261. This, right now, is the only life I know - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2018/This-ri ht-now-is-the-only-life-I-know/

  • 262. Forever Young - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer 2016... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Forever Young/

  • 263. Accepting Who I Am - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall 2017... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2017/Accepting Who-I-Am/

  • 264. Hit Me With Your Best Shot - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2015/Hit-Me- ith-Your-Best-Shot/

  • 265. Plan Ahead for Emergencies - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2018/Plan-Ah ad-for-Emergencies/

  • 266. Light My Fire - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring 2015... Light My Fire. A Unique Perspective on Survival by Stroke Survivor and Comedian John Kawie. ... Edit ModuleShow Tags Stroke Rehabilitation. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2015/Light-M -Fire/

  • 267. Slow Down - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter 2016... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2016/Slow-Do n/

  • 268. Stroke and Neuroscience Science News... Stroke & Neuroscience Science News. ... Image link to Nationwide Impact of the 2017 ACC/AHA Blood Pressure Guidelines on Stroke Survivors. ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/General/UCM_478373_Str ke-and-Neuroscience-Science-News.jsp

  • 269. New Morning - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall 2016... New Morning. By John Kawie. A Unique Perspective on His Survival by Stroke Survivor and Comedian John Kawie. ... Departments. Stroke Notes. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/New-Morni g/

  • 270. Kitchen Tips to Keep You Healthy - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2018/Kitchen Tips-to-Keep-You-Healthy/

  • 271. Making Life Bigger than Aphasia - Stroke Connection ...... At some point during their recovery, stroke survivors and caregivers realize that the world doesn't reshape itself to fit their needs. ... Stroke Notes. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2014/Making- ife-Bigger-than-Aphasia/

  • 272. Uncommon Survivors - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring ...... we have published many stories about survivors who have had strokes caused by ... Her stroke left her with vision problems, left-side numbness and ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2014/Uncommo -Survivors/

  • 273. Speechless No More! - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Speechl ss-No-More/

  • 274. Get Healthier One Cup at a Time - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2017/Get-Hea thier-One-Cup-at-a-Time/

  • 275. Stranger in a Strange Land - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2014/Stranger- n-a-Strange-Land/

  • 276. Fellowship - Stroke Council... xDisplayComments=. Fellowship - Stroke Council. ... service. The candidate must be making meritorious contributions in stroke as evidenced by: ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/MembershipCouncils/Fel owofAHAFAHA/UCM_321461_Fellowship---Stroke-Council.jsp

  • 277. Fellowship - Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing ...... rsTotalCarbs=null,rsFeaturedImage=null,xDisplayComments=. Fellowship - Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing. ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/MembershipCouncils/Fel owofAHAFAHA/UCM_321440_Fellowship---Council-on-Cardiovascular-and-Stroke-Nursing-CVSN.jsp oke-Nursing-CVSN.jsp

  • 278. Helpfulness & Kindness on a Steep Path - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/Helpful ess-Kindness-on-a-Steep-Path/

  • 279. Congressional Heart and Stroke Coalition... Congressional Heart and Stroke Coalition. Updated:Apr ... No. 1 killer, and stroke is now the fourth leading cause of death. Both ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Advocate/Congressional-Heart-and-St oke-Coalition_UCM_452967_Article.jsp

  • 280. Taking the Stage for Aphasia - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Two million people in this country have aphasia after their strokes. ... Did John think that five years after a severe stroke, still limping with a cane and ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2018/Taking- he-Stage-for-Aphasia/

  • 281. Tired of Feeling Guilty? - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/Tired-of- eeling-Guilty/

  • 282. A Central Pain Syndrome Survivor's Perspective - Stroke ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2017/A-Centr l-Pain-Syndrome-Survivors-Perspective/

  • 283. No Fight, No Flight . . . Just Write! - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2017/No-Figh -No-Flight----Just-Write/

  • 284. Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification... expertise treating patients with large ischemic strokes, intracerebral hemorrhage ... the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Professional/HospitalAccreditationC rtification/ComprehensiveStrokeCenterCertification/Comprehensive-Stroke-Center-Certification_UCM_455446_SubHomePage.jsp ke-Center-Certification_UCM_455446_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 285. Life is at the Curb: John Kawie's Story... Comedian Stroke Survivor Celebrates Column's 10th Anniversary. Comedian Stroke Survivor Celebrates Column's 10th Anniversary. ... Stroke Notes. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Life-at-the-Curb/

  • 286. When Loved Ones Lash Out - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... There's no way to predict if or how a survivor will become abusive after stroke. “While people with left-brain strokes tend to be more depressed ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Nov-Dec-2008/When-L ved-Ones-Lash-Out/

  • 287. Seeing Things Differently - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Seizures After Stroke. Seizures After Stroke. ... When Stroke Affects the Parietal Lobe. When Stroke Affects the Parietal Lobe. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2013/Seeing- hings-Differently/

  • 288. How I Learned to Love Facebook - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/How-I-Lea ned-to-Love-Facebook/

  • 289. Finding Joy as a Caregiver - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2017/Finding-J y-as-a-Caregiver/

  • 290. Working My Way Back - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2015/Working My-Way-Back/

  • 291. Getting the Most Therapy Coverage - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/Getting-t e-Most-Therapy-Coverage/

  • 292. Resources | Stroke Connection Magazine... New online directory collects reviews of stroke rehab. New online directory collects reviews of stroke rehab. ... Caregiver Guide to Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Resources/index.php cp=3&si=40

  • 293. Expanding Comfort Zones - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2012/Expanding Comfort-Zones/

  • 294. International Stroke Conference 2018 Newsroom | American ...... International Stroke Conference 2018 Newsroom. January 23, 2018. International Stroke Conference 2018. Nursing ...

    newsroom.heart.org/events/international-stroke-conference- 018-newsroom

  • 295. Mindfulness Meditation for Caregivers - Stroke Connection ...... The stroke's severity determines the extent of this weakness. ... Strokes can often affect vision and processing of visual information. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Mindfulne s-Meditation-for-Caregivers/

  • 296. Speaking of Technology - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... stroke rehab. New online directory collects reviews of stroke rehab. ... FREE. Download the Stroke Connection App for FREE. Enjoy ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2016/Speakin -of-Technology/

  • 297. Support Showcase... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Support-Showcase/

  • 298. American Heart/American Stroke Association... My Life; Power To End Stroke. The Warning Signs Heart and Stroke Encyclopedia. Our Sites: American Heart Association; ...

    honor.americanheart.org/site/PageNavigator/FUNraiser13/fun aiser13_Register.html

  • 299. Physical... Strokes can often affect vision and processing of visual information. ... First Robotic Exoskeleton Cleared For Use With Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Physical/

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