Having a stroke is a life-altering experience-for both you and your family. Though it can change your living situation in many ways, there are also many ways in which you can recover from the damage caused by this traumatic event.
In addition to post-stroke medical care and lifestyle changes you can adopt to improve your life and reduce your risk ever having another one, one of the best methods to regain your bodily functions that were harmed by stroke is by undergoing physical therapy.
If you have been effected by stroke, please don't hesitate to book a consultation with us here at Nevada Rehabilitation Centers. We are eager to discuss ways we can best treat you and get you back to your pre-stroke activities as quickly as possible.
Stroke is a disease that affects the arteries leading to and within the brain. It is the No. 5 cause of death and a leading cause of disability in the United States. A stroke occurs when a blood vessel that carries oxygen and nutrients to the brain is blocked by a clot or bursts. Causes of strokes a loss of blood supply or bleeding in the brain. People at risk include those who smoke and/or have high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes.
Every person's stroke recovery is different, but the vast majority go to a physical rehabilitation program. Your doctor will recommend the most rigorous therapy program you can handle, taking into account your age, overall health and degree of disability from your stroke.
At the office of Nevada Rehabilitation Centers, we're dedicated to presenting all of your available physical-therapy options and delivering the results you hope for. Our expert therapists will take into consideration your lifestyle, interests and priorities, and the availability of family members or other caregivers to assist in your recovery process. For more information about how we can treat stroke, as well as all the services we offer, please don't hesitate to call us today.
By Nevada Rehabilitation Centers
December 19, 2019