Cognitive Rehabilitation

Cognition refers to our ability to attend to, remember, and communicate about the world around us. Disorders of cognition can occur following such disease processes as stroke, traumatic brain injury, and neurodegenerative processes like Alzheimer’s disease. The impact of cognitive disorders can be profound and not only impact the individual but also friends and family.… Continue reading Cognitive Rehabilitation

The American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine

Medical research is built on a foundation of teamwork and communication between professionals from around the world. Without mutual access to each other’s work and knowledge, research would stall and leave the medical field without cutting-edge technologies. Professor Michael Fraas explains that the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine seeks to unite as many professions as… Continue reading The American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine

Brillo de Sol: 7 Things to Know About the Unique Charitable Organization

It’s a charity that has a simple name with a deeper meaning. Brillo de Sol translated from Spanish to English can just mean “sunshine.” But “brillo” also means brightness, glow, and brilliance. All reflect the sterling vision of the United States charitable organization that works in partnership with Asociación Brillo de Sol in Guatemala to… Continue reading Brillo de Sol: 7 Things to Know About the Unique Charitable Organization