I’d like to introduce you to my little friend! It’s a polypropylene shaft molded into the shape of a casual walking stick with a round handle. It’s constructed of the same plastic used to make handles for pickaxes. It’s heavy, hard as a rock, and damn near impossible to break. You can now walk around armed without looking like a thug. (more…)
The Plastic Fantastic Brain is a fascinating documentary video that tells the story of 4 case studies conducted by researchers in the field of Neuroplasticity. (more…)
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Functional Anatomy of the Hand (*not for the squeamish). Drs. Robert Chase and William White from Stanford Anatomy
If you are squeamish, then skip this video. It features a severed arm and hand from a cadaver. If you didn’t just finish a meal and are curious how your arm and hand are constructed, then proceed. (more…)
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Famous Physical Therapists Bob Schrupp and Brad Heineck present the arm exercises one may start with someone who has had a stroke. These are performed in the seated position. (8:03)
“Famous” Physical Therapists Bob Schrupp and Brad Heineck demonstrate 10 Exercises that can be performed in treatment of foot drop after Stroke, Nerve, or Muscle Damage (weakness of ankle and foot). (12:09)
Another great video from Bob & Brad, “The Most Famous Physical Therapists on the Internet.” (22:15)
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While driving home from work, Stacey Yepes, 49, could sense she was beginning to have a stroke. To ensure others could see what was happening to her, she pulled over, took out her smartphone and began recording. Watch to see what a minor stroke looks like as it happens. June 20, 2014. (1:22)