Cochrane review on interventions for urinary incontinence after a stroke
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More research on stroke patients’ bladder control needed

Bladder control research among stroke survivors is urgently needed.

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Seek emergency care within the first hour of symptom onset
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Loved ones may delay emergency care for stroke patients

seek emergency care within the first hour of symptom onset

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a diaper with tabs
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Body-worn urine absorbent products

Anatomy of an absorbent product

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recovery attempts of the brain
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How long does paralysis last after a stroke?

After a stroke, the length of time that the paralysis lasts depends on the brain’s ability to recover and the outside support we give. The…

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Cochrane reviews about urine incontinence
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Cochrane reviews on urine incontinence research

Cochrane reviews about urine incontinence

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Carl Wernicke
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Wernicke aphasia: “Fluent aphasia”

aphasia

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Broca aphasia: “Non-fluent aphasia”

This journey (Journeys to the brain -12) travels again to the Broca area to explore Broca aphasia. You can read about the Broca area in…

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Paul Broca who found the Broca's area
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Broca’s area: Journeys to the Brain-11

Paul Broca: Source: Wellcome Collection under the license of CC BY 4.0 Broca’s area plays a very important role in our speech. Prior to 1861,…

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structure of a typical neuron
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Neurons

An illustrated neuron graphic

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neuron forest
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The neuron forest

“Neuron” by NIH-NCATS is licensed under CC BY 2.0 Our brain contains about 100 billion neurons; it looks like a neuron forest. because a neuron is more or less…

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