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Dan has made significant progress
since his stroke in June 2003. This video explains what happened
and where Dan is today.
For more information please contact
Dan's father Jim at firstname.lastname@example.org
The medical community and HMO’s are not up to speed with regard
to rehabilitation of stroke victims. Only recently have therapies
once considered ad hoc become accepted. The HMO’s have to
underwrite therapy and the best they can do is 24 therapy sessions per
Including home therapy, Dan does more than 15 sessions per week -none
of which are paid for by insurance. The primary focus is speech
pathology and Dan goes to Duquesne and the VA Hospital six times per
week for that treatment alone.
Money raised underwrites the speech therapy along with Hyperbaric Oxygen,
Trans-cranial Micro-current Biofeedback, Auditory Integrative Therapy
and others. We are constantly introducing new therapies and revisiting
We lose skills if we don’t make an effort to stay active.
So it is with a stroke victim only more so. Regression is much
faster than progress. Dan constantly pushes himself. He
doesn’t let up and never gives up.