Your Biggest Superpower

Self-advocacy is one of the best things you can learn to do for yourself (or advocate for your loved one). It can also be one…

Visual Deficit of Any Kind or Just Fatigue from Stroke or Other Brain Injury? OrCam Read to the Rescue!

  I was tired after 9 hours from multiple projects when, pre-coronavirus pandemic, I went to a famous vegetarian restaurant with a person I was…

Perspectives in Medicine: Why a Generalist Specialist is Crucial for Excellent Care

“A child looked after by seven nannies is without one eye.”  Russian Proverb “Too many cooks spoil the broth.”   On this first week of…

Meike and the Microbiome Bunch *New Book Release*

Did you know that we more bacteria on and in us than we have cells that make up our body? Estimates of bacteria to human…

Bathing Can Be Exhausting

As an OT I did not know how tiring a.m. care is because I never watched a stroke survivor do one task after.  Here is…

How I Escape from Covid-19

I have been reading e-books on Hoopla to pass the time while sitting at home during the covid-19 pandemic.  I recently reread My Antonia by Willa Cather. …