In this week's Fyzical Tip of the Week, find out more information about how physical therapy can help stroke patients featured on HealthIQ Radio with Heidi Godman.
Strokes are the 4th leading cause of death in the United States.
4/5 strokes can be prevented!
Simply put, a stroke occurs when a blood vessel breaks, interrupting blood flow to an area of the brain or when an artery is blocked by a blood clot, leading to brain damage. Dr. Altamiranda discusses how physical therapy can help patients regain strength after a strroke through physical therapy, both physically and mentally.
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