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Some time ago someone asked me what happens when one has a stroke. Since every stroke is different I didn’t want to give him a description of my stroke. We have to remember that some people hardly notice it, while others have an inkling that something is wrong, and others again feel it quite violently. […]

Columbia University Study on Aphasia, Apraxia, & the Brain. For people with Aphasia & Apraxia in the NYC area. Who we are: Speech Language Pathologists and Researchers at the Neurocognition of Language Lab at Teachers College, Columbia University What we do: We study what happens in the brain when people have aphasia and apraxia. We […]

Take part in the Phase 3 clinical study for people with walking problems at least 6 months after an ischemic stroke. Learn more about this study.

Take part in the Phase 3 clinical study for people with walking problems at least 6 months after an ischemic stroke. Find out more by clicking Here

National Stroke Association’s primary focus is on improving the lives of stroke survivors and caregivers throughout their recovery journey. We believe the RE-SPECTESUS ™ Secondary Stroke Prevention trial is a perfect opportunity that may result in new or improved treatment options to prevent recurrent strokes and derive better outcomes for stroke survivors. This latest clinical […]

Were you diagnosed with stroke, Parkinson’s disease, or both diseases? If you answered “yes” to the above question, then you may qualify for a study about living with chronic disease. The study includes questions on symptoms and diagnosis of stroke, and/or Parkinson’s disease, how you are currently experiencing life, and your current overall health and […]

This is a message from Michelle Taylor, a graduate student at Purdue University: Hello. My name is Michelle Taylor. I am a graduate student at Purdue University studying technology. My thesis is basis is researching the social participation domain of adults with aphasia. I am looking for ways to aid aphasics by way of technology. […]

“stories with aphasia” is a project designed to create and share stories told by people who have aphasia. They are applying for funding to run this project and hope to hear end of March. listen to the stories – then tweet or email, and tell them what you think. share them on with others. “what’s […]

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If you or someone you know is recovering from a stroke that happened at least six months ago and are experiencing spasticity of the lower limbs (hip down to ankle), consider learning more about the SISTERS study. SISTERS will compare relief in your muscles either by receiving oral medications alone or by receiving Intrathecal baclofen […]