This video documentary was made by a young woman who suffered a massive stroke, and chronicles her experiences, therapies, and progress in trying to recover as much as she can. It also provides a powerful window into what life is like for her after the stroke and how it has affected how she sees the world and how she functions in it.
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John Elder Robison talks about how TMS treatments have helped him with some of his Asperger's symptoms. For more on TMS go here.
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This man gives a talk describing a therapeutic device that he created to help people who have lost some motor function due to a stroke. It helps the brain learn a new way to control motor movement that has been lost. This is a new technology that has not been thoroughly studied yet, but so far the results are impressive and people using the device have regained abilities that doctors have considered not possible.
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