Category Archives: Neurology

Stroke Robot

In this Medical Edge episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Bart Demaerschalk explains how a robot is helping stroke patients. To listen, click the link below. Stroke Robot

Wii-Hab

There’s no doubt that playing a game on a Wii gets you off the couch and moving. Bowling, tennis, yoga. You can really get a workout before you know it. That’s the concept behind a new occupational therapy program at Mayo Clinic. Some therapists are using Wiis to help stroke victims and other patients get […]

Concussion Recovery

This season the news has been filled with stories about the dangers of concussions in sports like high school football. Doctors at Mayo Clinic say that pulling kids off the field until they have completely recovered is key to keeping them healthy. But some players who’ve suffered concussions choose not to get back in the […]

Treating Menstrual Migraine

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Beverly Tozer migraine headaches specific to women. To listen, click the link below. Treating Menstural Migraines

CREST

CRESTIn this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Thomas Brott comments on a recent study aimed at preventing stroke. To listen, click the link below.