Posts Tagged ‘stroke’

  • art therapy for stroke surviviors

    Getting creative helps stroke survivors improve more rapidly

    March 16, 2016 | HealthQI | | Comments Off on Getting creative helps stroke survivors improve more rapidly

    A new study has highlighted that combining creative art therapy with conventional physical therapy helps stroke survivors improve at a faster rate. Creative therapies include music, dance, art and drama, as well as handicrafts. In this case the study focused...

  • music therapy for stroke

    Play it again Sam – music therapy helps stroke survivors

    September 15, 2014 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    Stroke survivors don't have to know how to play the piano to benefit from music therapy. Music therapy has been around for long time - since before doctors started taking the Hippocratic Oath.  Even Hippocrates himself is said to have played music to his...