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If You Can’t Walk, Run!

The 2-year effort to return to running after my stroke certainly tells a compelling story of patience, persistence, and perseverance. But the story reveals more. The effort validated rather definitively a new way of thinking about stroke recovery that has been formulating in my mind over the past two years. Begin by viewing the video…

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Xarelto™ – A Stroke Recovery Story

My experience using Xarelto™ reveals how complex drug decisions can be during stroke recovery. The same drugs critical to your survival in the acute phase (e.g., in the hospital right after the stroke) might actually be undermining your full recovery. Let me begin by saying that at the time I am writing this I am…

Living For Full Recovery – The Introduction

The OSR also includes a category called “Living,” which is not one of the 5 actionable areas of a full recovery because it supports all five areas. The posts in Living are also about ideas and lifestyle changes that will make the journey go faster and be more tolerable, pleasant, and satisfying. Also, while the…