Caring for Stroke Victims

Caring for Stroke Victims

A stroke, or in medical terms, a Cerebral Vascular Accident, is an interruption of blood flow to the brain. This ‘accident’ occurs when blood flow to the brain is impeded by a rupture or blockage of an artery leading to the brain. The brain is a complex organ that...
Who should have Pulmonary Rehabilitation?

Who should have Pulmonary Rehabilitation?

Any person with a chronic lung disease will benefit from pulmonary rehabilitation. Examples of lung conditions include chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, chronic bronchitis, or pulmonary fibrosis. Pulmonary rehabilitation may also be ordered to help...