Posts Tagged ‘stroke’

The Brain Health Index and You

No one is immune from the possibility of a stroke. In fact, in the United States today, someone has a stroke every 40 seconds. Although the stroke death rate has declined over 28 percent from 2004 to 2014, stokes still account for 11.8 percent of deaths worldwide and is the second-leading global cause of death,…

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Breakthroughs in Stroke Treatment

In the United States today, strokes account for one out of every 19 deaths. That means that every year, nearly 800,000 people suffer a stroke, and 200,000 of them die, killing one American on average every four minutes. While treatment for stroke has largely relied on drugs and surgery in the past, neurology is presenting…

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Beating Post-Stroke Depression

For many stroke survivors, post-stroke depression is a very real and difficult problem. In fact, approximately one-third of stroke sufferers are affected by post-stroke depression. However, just as there continues to be progress on the prevention and treatment of strokes, there are advances in treatment for post-stroke depression, including options that are drug-free, a welcome…

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More Good News for Stroke Survivors

While the statistics surrounding strokes can be scary, there is more and more evidence that treatments such as chiropractic neurology are effective and safe and leading stroke survivors back to a full and productive lifestyle. 

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New Hope for Stroke Sufferers: Part Two

The idea of suffering, or having someone you care for suffer, a stroke can be quite scary. However, with advances in care and treatment in fields like Chiropractic Neurology, and more and more information available on how to treat or even avoid a stroke, there is new hope for stroke sufferers. 

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New Hope for Stroke Sufferers

Chiropractic neurology is gaining popularity in the treatment of many conditions, from vertigo to headaches, pain management and traumatic brain injury to name a few. But did you know that this drug-free, non-invasive treatment is also helping stroke victims? The brain-based therapy that composes chiropractic neurology uses very precise adjustments and instruments to stimulate brain…

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