Monthly Archives: April 2013

Brain Games For Stroke Rehabilitation

Author- Kathy Martin Hi, I am Kathy.  I manage the Brooks Clubhouse at Brooks Rehabilitation.   At the Clubhouse, we are always looking for new ways to improve function and continue recovery while making it fun for our members.  You probably … Continue reading

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Stroke Warning Signs

Author: Rhonda Felice Hi, my name is Rhonda Felice and it is my absolute pleasure to share some information with you that I discuss daily with our patients and families. Educating our patients and caregivers is a priority for us here … Continue reading

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Nutrition is Important For Stroke Survivors

Author: Julie Schafer Hi, I am Julie.  As a health educator and Manager of Healthy Living Programs at Brooks,  I helped establish the Brooks Stroke Wellness program. It is important to me to help keep stroke survivors fit and healthy. … Continue reading

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Brooks Rehabilitation Challenge Mile a Success!!!

Thank you to all of the participants who joined us for our 3rd Brooks Rehabilitation Challenge Mile at the Gate River Run.  The weather was perfect and we had over 300 people sign up for the event.  We also want to thank … Continue reading

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Welcome to our Blog!

Broad Strokes is a blog for stroke survivors, parents, siblings, caretakers and the community.  Having a stroke is not something many people plan to have, however, there are things you can do to prevent a stroke and steps you can … Continue reading

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