Tag: stroke

Where There Is A Will, There Is A Way

Megan Melgaard has been working with an amazing boy who suffered a massive brain hemorrhage at the age of 8. His remarkable story - in and out of the water - is one of courage and a fire within his soul supported by his family and friends. After young Will Penn experienced a significant brain hemorrhage and stroke, he had immediate craniotomy surgery.

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Jump In The Water, Smile Coming Out

Stroke is the leading cause of permanent disability in western countries. Felipe Aidar, Nuno Garrido, Ricardo Jacó, Daniel Marinho, Vitor Reis, and António Silva analyzed the effect of an aquatic exercise program for depression in stroke victims. In the course of their research, they analyzed two different groups of individuals who experienced strokes.

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