A Year in Review- Still No Closure on PFO Closure!!


 PFO Closure Progress:

Still in the Dark Ages?


These PFO posts still remain two of my most popular posts in 2014 according to WordPress site stats for “Year in Review” which makes me sad actually because it probably means folks are still looking for closure on PFO closure (2 years after the original PFO closure/”Dark Ages” post and 4 years after the PFO Exercise Guidelines post)!

Wish the medical community could do much better for PFO patients:(


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Source: Know-Stroke.org

 

 References:

http://knowstrokeblog.my-physical-therapy-coach.com/2010/10/07/exercise-guidelines-for-pfo-patients-needed/

http://knowstrokeblog.my-physical-therapy-coach.com/2012/07/30/is-pfo-closure-back-in-the-dark-ages/

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Happy Holidays!


I would  like to wish you all a happy holiday season and a wonderful New Year. I’m excited to bring you new resources for a successful online stroke community at know-stroke.org as one of my goals for 2015!

Thank you for your support this past year!

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ps-I am bringing you some snow for a white Christmas (at least on my blog anyway-check it out!)

Test your balance and assess your stroke risk?


News from the American Heart Association’s journal Stroke reported on a study  from Japan that demonstrates how a simple balance test may be related to your brain health and risk of stroke and cognitive function.

The authors of this balance research reported that struggling to balance on one leg for 20 seconds or longer was linked to an increased risk for small blood vessel damage in the brain and reduced cognitive function in otherwise healthy people with no clinical symptoms.  Continue reading…

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Struggling to stand on one leg for less than 20 seconds was linked to an increased risk for stroke, small blood vessel damage in the brain, and reduced cognitive function in otherwise healthy people. (American Heart Association)-Photo Credits: Body in Balance Book

 

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