The Cancer Recovery Plan

The Cancer Recovery Plan

According to oncologist D. Barry Boyd, controlling weight, becoming active, and reducing stress are not simply nuances of basic well-being; they are absolutely necessary for the successful treatment of cancer. Even with the best medical care, including chemotherapy, a patient’s cancer treatment can be sabotaged if these areas are neglected. In The Cancer Recovery Plan, Dr. […]

Runner's World Essential Guides: Injury Prevention & Recovery

Runner’s World Essential Guides: Injury Prevention & Recovery

What Every Runner Needs to Know about Getting (and Staying) Healthy In an ideal runner’s world, every step of every mile would be 100 percent pain-free. No aches, no twinges, no lingering soreness from yesterday’s workout. The reality is that many runners constantly deal with a slight (or not so slight) disturbance-a tender foot, a […]

Optimal Muscle Performance and Recovery

Optimal Muscle Performance and Recovery

Now in a revised, expanded second edition, Dr. Edmund Burke’s landmark book will take any athlete—elite or recreational—to new peaks in physical performance. Based on the most recent sports science research, Dr. Burke’s R4 System® emphasizes the importance ofrestoring fluids to your body to recover from dehydrationreplenishing glycogen, a primary fuel sourcereducing muscle and immune-system […]

Tracking Recovery in a Case of Moyamoya-Induced Dysarthria (Report)

Tracking Recovery in a Case of Moyamoya-Induced Dysarthria (Report)

A 37-year-old female postextracranial-intracranial bypass, superficial temporal artery (STA)-middle cerebral artery (MCA) anastomosis, and angioplasty for treatment of Moyamoya disease was treated over a 13-month period with speech therapy for spastic dysarthria. Moyamoya disease course, epidemiology, etiological theories, and the current treatment options are briefly discussed. In addition, the individual’s recovery of velopharyngeal function, articulatory […]