Myomo: New OT arm/hand device could help stroke survivors regain function
By Tony Muggs <3 Update as of September 14, 2018: So I was pretty mad when I discovered that the Myomo OT Arm/hand device was not covered under Medicare this past year. Sometimes progress goes slow but still, it’s out there right? I’ve... View Post
If you have a supplemental insurance to Medicare, this might interest you…
By Tony Muggs <3 Insurance, insurance. It’s what we need to keep getting better. At the same time, it can be what plagues us. I’ve been on Medicare since March 1, 2004. My mom, Judy, signed me up to a Blue Cross Blue... View Post
How the “Punisher” on Netflix inspired my stroke-approved, kick ass boots!
By Tony Muggs <3 It has now been 16 years since I suffered my hemorrhagic stroke. When it happened, from day one, I saw myself as a ‘forever changed’ young man, who’d do ‘whatever it took’ to right the ship and live in... View Post
Look out for our shiny new writer – Tony Muggs!
Hello stroke warriors : ) I’m sorry it’s been a while since I’ve written. The good news is, I have several glowing updates… and there will be more blog posts to come in the very near future… like this week! To start, My... View Post
Update: Our silver lining
Several months ago, I announced that I’m taking a sabbatical from blogging on Rock the Stroke. I did so because I went back to school to earn my master’s in communications. I also did so because I felt I needed to take a rest for... View Post
Saebo features Drew and his creative use of their therapy glove for stroke
Saebo commissioned Drew to incorporate its hand therapy glove with his occupational therapy – and make a video about his progress to share with young adult stroke survivors. As we’ve written about before, his main source of OT is playing the guitar. Take a... View Post
Would you like to be a guest writer for Rock the Stroke?
I am taking a sabbatical from Rock the Stroke. This cause is still deeply important to me, and I will continue to monitor the news and trends. In the meantime, I would like to extend the offer to any of our readers who... View Post