Archives for the Month of July, 2012
Thursday, 26 July 2012
Today marks the 22nd anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) – landmark legislation that advanced the civil rights of people with disabilities throughout the nation. More than 54 million people in the United States live with a disability of some kind.
Saturday, 14 July 2012
I dance funny because of my stroke. My right side doesn’t move as well as my left. That’s OK. Dance!
Thursday, 5 July 2012
Before, my brain was sending the wrong signals to my arm and hand. That sucked. Now, the main problem isn’t brain signals but just muscle tightness. My rehab doctor suggested acupuncture to relieve it. There is a doctor at the rehab hospital who has also trained in acupuncture. I have gone once.
Needles poked. It didn’t hurt. I waited for a half hour. They came out. I haven’t noticed a big difference. We shall see.