The “Demand and Supply” Economics of Driving Neuroplasticty in Stroke Recovery


Know Stroke Podcast Episode 42 Unlocking the Human Superpower of Neuroplasticity with Dr. Mike Studer If you follow the neuro rehab space you’d be hard pressed not to come across the work of our latest guest, Dr. Mike Studer.  Mike is the co founder of Spark Rehabilitation and Wellness and adjunct professor at the Oregon State University DPT …

Happy Holidays! Know Stroke Podcast


It’s been quite an amazing year for us, and we owe it all to you, our listeners and guests! The heart above is made of guest image tiles from show episodes, and every conversation has helped further shape our mission. As the year comes to a close we wanted to be sure we thank you …

Spotlight on Shirley Ryan AbilityLab for World Stroke Day


World Stroke Day is observed today on October 29 to underscore the serious nature and high rates of stroke, raise awareness of the prevention and treatment of the condition, and ensure better care and support for survivors. In our spotlight podcast for World Stroke Day we set out to feature a team doing great work …

What You Might Not Know About Afib (Atrial Fibrillation)


Know All Your Risks- Check Out Our Latest Know Stroke Podcast where we spotlight Afib and a new technology that is using voice to save lives! Listen to This Episode Now! As we close out September, you might not know it is also Afib Awareness Month. Atrial fibrillation (Afib) is the most common irregular heartbeat …

Meet Ralph Preston: Founder of Stroke Buddies


Know Stroke Podcast Episode 31 Interview with Ralph Preston Founder of Stroke Buddies Know Stroke Podcast Episode 31-Ralph Preston Listen to Ralph’s Podcast Episode on Know Stroke Show Co-Hosts Michael Garrow & David Dansereau About our Guest: After a stroke in his 50’s, Ralph Preston leveraged years of professional video experience to continue to do …

Know Stroke Podcast in “Top 5” on Health Podcast Network


Thanks all for supporting us and listening to our show last week! Your interest and support are why we continue to “move the stroke elephant” and push forward with our mission to better support education in life after stroke. Our transition into the Health Podcast Network is now complete and I’m glad to post here …

How Do You Move an Elephant?


Keep Pushing Stroke survivors face many obstacles in their journey through recovery. Last week I was a guest with Brain Harris of MedRhythms on his show Brains with Brian. We discussed many topics and the needed push effective stroke recovery plans require to get enough reps to drive motor recovery with neuroplasticity. We covered many …

Event Reminder: Brains with Brian


Friday July 29th 11am EST Know Stroke News: Learn More and Get Your Link to Join This MedRhythms Event!

Interview with Jordyn Sims Pierce-Constant Therapy


Know Stroke Podcast-Season 4 Kicks Off! It was our great pleasure to welcome Jordyn Sims Pierce to the Know Stroke Podcast to Kick off Season 4! Know Stroke Podcast S4E1 Our Guest: Jordyn Sims Pierce MS, CCC-SLP, ATP Vice President, Clinical Operations & Development Constant Therapy We encourage you to learn more about Jordyn by …

Road to Stroke Recovery


We discussed on this episode how the adjectives we use to describe how we are feeling after our stroke, both as survivors and caregivers change as we begin to be empowered and begin to heal and move forward in our own road to stroke recovery.Listen @ Know Stroke Podcast S3E3 My road back from a …