My Stroke Of Insight

Author: Jill Bolte Taylor
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1848942923
Size: 32.58 MB
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Using her knowledge of how the brain works, her respect for the cells composing her human form, and an amazing mother, Taylor completely repaired her mind and recalibrated her understanding of the world according to the insight gained from ...

Where Is The Mango Princess

Author: Cathy Crimmins
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307816192
Size: 31.63 MB
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Humorist Cathy Crimmins has written a deeply personal, wrenching, and often hilarious account of the effects of traumatic brain injury, not only on the victim, in this case her husband, but on the family.

Healing The Broken Brain

Author: Dr. Mike Dow
Publisher: Hay House, Inc
ISBN: 1401952666
Size: 12.89 MB
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What’s more, David’s stroke happened when he only 10 years old. This means most of Dr. Mike’s teenage years were spent witnessing what his family was dealing with trying to find the best treatments for David.

Stronger After Stroke Second Edition

Author: Peter G. Levine
Publisher: Demos Medical Publishing
ISBN: 1936303477
Size: 35.40 MB
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Outlines accessible techniques for stroke rehabilitation and recovery, in a guide for patients and caregivers that covers such topics as the importance of scheduling task-specific movements, goal setting, and understanding the challenges of ...

Neuroplasticity And Rehabilitation

Author: Sarah A. Raskin
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 1609181395
Size: 80.11 MB
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This state-of-the-art volume explores ways in which brain-injured individuals may be helped not only to compensate for their loss of cognitive abilities, but also possibly to restore those abilities.

A Stitch Of Time

Author: Lauren Marks
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451697511
Size: 49.79 MB
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"An eloquent memoir of a 27 year old actress who suffered a massive brain aneurysm onstage at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and awoke to discover that she had aphasia, a rare condition in which one loses the ability to speak, read and ...

Love Stroke

Author: Kelly Marsh
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1532002866
Size: 72.24 MB
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This book, written by both a young stroke survivor and her husband/caregiver (the roles are not separate), is filled with some great advice for stroke survivors and their loved ones.

Together In The Space Between

Author: Greg Kinsch
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1504900588
Size: 35.76 MB
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“My Left and Right Minds.” In My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal
Journey, 138 to 140. New York: Viking, 2008. 90 Taylor, Jill Bolte. “Hemisheric
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My Year Off

Author: Robert McCrum
Publisher: Vintage Canada
ISBN: 0307363694
Size: 64.34 MB
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"To all concerned, this book is meant to send a ghostly signal across the dark universe of ill-health that says 'you are not alone.'" - Robert McCrum On July 29, 1995, Robert McCrum, 42, married only ten weeks, suffered a paralyzing stroke.