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Stroke Survival Statistics: 9 Sobering Facts We Should All Be Aware Of

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Monday, June 11th, 2018


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Although stroke has fallen from the third to fourth leading cause of death within the United States, outlook after survival is still grim. Medical treatment has become much more advanced for stroke survivors immediately following a stroke and through rehabilitation, but strokes are a very serious medical condition that require a lifetime of dedication to overcome.

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How to Detect the Early Warning Signs of a Stroke

Saebo
Sunday, June 10th, 2018


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Strokes are the fifth leading cause of death in the United States and a major cause of severe, lifelong disability. Learning the warning signs of a stroke is essential to minimizing the consequences of this potentially life-threatening event.

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The Brunnstrom Stages of Stroke Recovery

Saebo
Saturday, June 9th, 2018


The Brunnstrom Stages of Stroke Recovery

 

Life after a stroke can be challenging. Many patients wonder if they will ever fully recover their muscle coordination, or how long or difficult the process of recovery may be. Fortunately, the field of occupational and physical therapy has come a long way in developing approaches that help patients regain controlled muscle movements after a stroke.
There are seven recognized stages of stroke recovery through which most patients progress. Also known as the Brunnstrom Approach, the seven stages framework views spastic and involuntary muscle movement as part of the process and uses them to aid in rehabilitation.  

 

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How to Recognize the Signs of Stroke in Men

Saebo
Saturday, May 12th, 2018


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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 795,000 Americans experience a stroke each year. 130,000 Americans die from stroke each year, making stroke the third most common cause of death in the United States.

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Henry Hoffman Q&A Video Series: Why SaeboStim Micro?

Saebo
Monday, October 16th, 2017


Are you stimulating the affected side enough?

Saebo Co-Founder Henry Hoffman discusses the importance of SES and an effective home rehabilitation program in his latest Q&A video.

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Stress and Strokes: What You Need to Know

Saebo
Thursday, February 9th, 2017


Stress and Strokes What You Need to Know-blog

 

You probably know that things like high blood pressure and an unhealthy diet can increase your stroke risk, but what about stress? Can your stressful day at work lead to a medical emergency?

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What Causes a Stroke? Understanding the Symptoms and Risk Factors

Saebo
Monday, January 9th, 2017


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The idea of a stroke can be frightening because it comes without warning and can cause a number of life-altering disabilities. Unfortunately, nearly 800,000 people will experience a new or recurrent stroke every year, and stroke is a leading cause of disability in the United States.

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How To Prevent A Stroke

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Friday, December 30th, 2016


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Strokes are unpredictable events and occur when blood flow to the brain is stopped for a time. When brain cells are deprived of oxygen, they start to die, and the abilities controlled by the damaged part of the brain are lost.

Though you don’t know when a stroke will happen, 80 percent of them are actually preventable. While there are several genetic factors you cannot control that may predispose you to having a stroke, if you make healthy lifestyle choices, it is possible to reduce your risk significantly.

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How to Recognize the Signs of Stroke in Women

Saebo
Saturday, December 17th, 2016


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Despite the myth that most stroke victims are elderly males, anyone can have a stroke. In fact, women have a higher lifetime risk of suffering a stroke than men do. If you still think being young will protect you from having a stroke, think again. Adults 45 and younger experience strokes, as can infants, children, and adolescents.

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Young Stroke Awareness

Saebo
Wednesday, May 25th, 2016


Young Stroke Awareness for Stroke Awareness Month

Stroke Awareness Month

May is stroke awareness month and we wanted to shed some light on young stroke to bring more awareness too it. Typically, when you think of a stroke, you think of it happening in people that are over 65+. In reality though, it can happen at any age. It is true that your stroke risk increases with age, but stroke in young people does happen to infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. There is even statistics showing that the number of cases of young stroke in increasing. We have put together an infographic that highlights the facts about young stroke and ways that we can progress towards prevention, care and recovery.

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