Archives for the Month of June, 2014

Young

Springtime / Library of Congress

Springtime / Library of Congress

It is official: more and more stroke victims are younger. Here is an article from the Washington Post:

“Strokes, long on the decline among the elderly, are rising among younger adults….

Not a happy youth article.

Hand

Opening Sunday / Library of Congress

Opening Sunday / Library of Congress

My rehab hospital put me in a Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy (CIMT) program. For two weeks, I did four hours of hand therapy a day. At the end, my weaker hand was more dexterous, especially at picking up small objects. Thank you!

But, four hours a day for two weeks of hand therapy is deathly dull.