aphasia stroke treatment

aphasia speech therapy treatment strokeAccording to a new pilot study, stroke patients suffering from aphasia significantly improved language scores by using a tablet application every day. Aphasia is the result of damage to the areas of the brain that contain language. It may cause difficulty in speaking, listening, as well as reading and writing, but will not affect intelligence. Those with aphasia may also experience other issues, such as apraxia, dysgraphia, and issues with swallowing. [continue reading…]


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