Thursday 17 Apr 2014

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SimpleScience@Heart: Early brain stimulation may help stroke survivors recover speech

Electrical brain stimulation may help stroke survivors recover speech and language skills more quickly, according to a study in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. Stroke patients treated with non-invasive brain stimulation along with speech therapy had three times the …

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SimpleScience@Heart: Chronic pain common after stroke

If you’ve had a stroke and can’t kick the aches even months later, you’re not alone. Persistent or chronic pain is a common, yet likely under-recognized, complication of a