With physical distancing measures still in place, many of the restaurants, hotels, and community centers that are commonly used for meet ups are closed, or limiting the number per group. That's why we've started our new free service Virtual Stroke Support Groups!
Register for Week 5! This week we will be putting all the lessons of our previous sessions together to complete your plan. Prepare to take the Next Step Forward on your stroke recovery journey with Team Enable.Us ! Register for Week 5-Keep Moving Forward About the Program Sessions: Session 1: Finding Your "Why" -Course Introduction Getting [...]
Next Step Forward: We Are Growing! Join Us for Week 3 We are passing the half way point this Friday for our Enable Us Next Step Forward Program with our kickoff throughout Stroke Awareness Month. If you missed our program launch announcement you can read about Enable Us here. If you missed a previous session, [...]
Tomorrow is the Day- We are Excited! May 1st marks the launch of the EnableUs Next Step Forward Program. Whether you’re a stroke survivor, caregiver, or care provider this is a special day. May 1st also kicks off Stroke Awareness Month! Thank you all for choosing to invest your time with us and hopefully we’ll [...]
Doctors Warn Not To Ignore Signs Of Heart Attack, Stroke Amid Coronavirus Pandemic WBZ Ch 4 Boston highlighted a disturbing trend earlier this week that area hospitals are reporting- "Doctors say they have seen a dramatic decrease in the number of stroke, heart attack, and other patients who would normally fill emergency departments." Next Step [...]
Introducing Our Enable.Us Next Step Forward Program https://youtu.be/CTM091JRUJc Take Our 2.62 Challenge Please Step up so we can all take a Step Forward I'm proud to say I'm one of the Co-Founders of Enable.Us and I'm Inviting YOU to our 2.62 Challenge throughout the Month of May- Stroke Awareness Month. I'm kicking off this challenge [...]
Reports are starting to circulate throughout the world about the potential damaging effects the coronavirus has on the brain and nervous system. These possible links are preliminary and are just beginning to be tracked. As reported by Dr Robert Stevens, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore We know almost nothing about the potential interactions between [...]
Part 2: Latest Stroke Science What we learned at the International Stroke Conference (ISC20) Here's the conference video if you want to listen to the highlights!Missed Part 1? Here's my first ISC2020 Takeaway https://youtu.be/L_SO3q1VXno Miguel Perez-Pinzon, PhD, Louise McCullough, MD, PhD, and Tudor Jovin, MD review the big science stories of ISC 2020 in Los [...]
Part 1: Networking for Stroke Survivors Now that the International Stroke Conference (ISC20) has come and gone, I’m in major “catch up” mode back at home. David Dansereau at ISC20 Los Angeles Convention Center Anyone who knows me and has been following my stroke blog knows that this was not my first trip to LA [...]
Telestroke and Telerehab were on the agenda today at the International Stroke Conference in LA ! Steven Cramer,MD UCLA TeleRehab Enhances Dosage of Therapy to Drive +Outcomes! I’ll be writing about my highlights at this event when I return (and get some sleep!) but this was a great presentation on why telerehab works!