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Well Care
healthy body, mind, and spirit.
Pelham - Windham News
10 - February 12, 2010
Well Care
healthy body, mind, and spirit.
nullalking Their nullay to Recovery
nullitornulls nulltenull The nullea nullnull nulloup nenullpaper in the area to see the Tinullon nullhabilitation Hospital helps stroke
nullas enullcited to null innullted nully Whittier nullonic Legnull The Whittier nullehanullHospital patients walk their way to recoverynull
nullehanulllitation Hospital to see a nenull sernulles our readers from all nulle of your nullittier is the nullst rehabilitation
treatment method for stronulle patients tonulls, and many others from general hospital in the nation to onuller this
and many other types of medical hospitals in southern nullnullHampshirenull nullbocopnullooking therapenullic aid to
pronullemsnull When null nullsited, null by Len Lathrop their patientsnull
nullre told that null nulluld null the nullst nullnew nullionic legnulldevice at nullittier nullhe nullibion nullonic nullg is a
sophisticated, compnullerinulld device
that provides the assistance and
resistance that stroke snullvivors
Our Residents
renullire to renullearn how to stand null,
walk, and climb stairs withonull the
nulle onulla walker, cane, or even a stair
Know that ...
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occnull annnulllly in the nullited Statesnull
Halnullonullthe nullnullnullnullsnullvivors
enullerience residnulll hemiparesis
and appronullmately nullnullnullnullonullthose
individnullls have mobility denullits
renulliring assistance with walkingnull
nullhose denullits may resnullt in mnullcle
atrophy, limited endnullance dnull to
the highnullnergy demands onullaltered
gait patterns, and may increase the
risk onullinnullrionull nullllsnull nullsearch has
demonstrated that with optimnull
nenullorehabilitation nullllowing
a stroke, many individnullls can
improve their nullnctional mobility
and gait, even into what is classinulld
as a chronic state (greater than sinull
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months postnulltroke)null
nullit patterns nullllowing stroke are
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propnullsion dnulling prenullwing,
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increased percentage swing time,
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and decreased stance time onullthe
A theranullst adjusts the Tinullon nullionic nullg on Merrick Teague at Whittier nullehanulllitation nullosnulltal
involved limbnull nullher characteristics
from the staff & residents of
onullstroke gait inclnulle enullggerated
width, snullh as pelvic or hip hiking, nullsearch has shown that prolonged
propnullsion onullthe nonnullaretic
circnulldnulltion onullthe paretic limb, stepping helps stroke patients to
Salemhaven
limb dnulling prenullwing to shorten
and an increased reliance on the nonnull nullewirenulltheir brain to establish
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its swing time, and asymmetry
paretic limbnull new nenullal pathways to their legs
in step length and increased step
Rehab & Nursing Center
in a process known as
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halnullonullall stroke patients can’t
take those steps, nullless a
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*Invisalign creates straight teeth without braces or wires.
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*Ideal for most teens and adults
are able to step nullr themselvesnull
IN OUR NEW REHABILITATION HOSPITAL
*FREE Consultation nullherapy teams are onullen innullred
*No down-payment, 05 interest financing available
trying to provide gait enullrcise
IN BRADFORD, MASSACHUSETTS!
(for qualifying candidates)
invisalign
to stroke patients, and robotic
Dr. Pelletier is an experienced orthodontist with
systems can cost nullnull,nullnulland
advanced invisalign training for the best results possible.
work only on treadmillsnull
James L.
Poor gait nullllowing stroke
Pelletier, DDS
contribnulles to a donullling onull
ORTHODONTICS
nullll risk, as illnulltrated by a
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1533 Lakeview Ave, Dracut, MA
A $45 Value
www.pelletiersmiles.com snullvivors, null percent reported
at least one nullll dnulling the sinull
months anuller their strokenull null the
nullnullparticipants who nullll, more
than a third renullired medical
treatment and eight percent
snulltained a nullactnullenull
nullhe new device contains a
INPATIENT & HOME HEALTH
sophisticated compnuller and
powernulll small motors capable
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weighing more than nullnullponullds
to regain lost ability to walk
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The successful applicants will have a Bachelor,Masters or Doctorate
nullg, the therapist pnulls a thin
sensor pad into the patient’s
degree in PhysicalTherapy from anAPTA accredited college or university,
shoe on the strokenullnullected legnull
current licensure by the Board ofAllied Health Professionals,Commonwealth nullhe sensors detect how mnullh
of Massachusetts,and current certification in BLS ofAdult,Child and Infant.
weight the patient is applying
NORTHEAST
EXCELLENT BENEFITS &WORKING ENVIRONMENT

REHABILITATION to the heel and nullont onullthe
HOSPITAL NETWORK Outpatient Services
nullotnull nullhe therapist straps on the
over 20 locations to serve you, including:
Interested candidates,
nullonic nullg and plnulls in a signal
PLEASE FORWARDYOUR RESUMEVIA EMAILTO:
Windham (Rt. 111, next to Klemm’s Bakery) cable nullom the nullot sensor padnull
SIGN ON
nullhe therapist nenull dials in the
Human Resources,Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital
Physical Therapy and Industrial Rehab
Bonus!
patient’s weight, and how mnullh
dbarry@whittierhealth.com
Pelham (Rt. 38, next to Walgreens)
weight the patient mnullt apply to
ORAPPLY ONLINEAT:www.whittierhealth.com
Physical Therapy
the anullected leg benullre the nullonic
Salem (29 Stiles Road)
nullg begins to provide assistancenull
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Physical Therapy
nullhe therapist also dials in how
WHITTIER
mnullh assistance the nullonic leg
Salem - Northeast Rehab Hospital
shonulld provide when the patient
Rehabilitation Hospital
Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy,
stands null or attempts to climb
Aquatics Programs, and much, much more! stairs, and how mnullh resistance
www.whittierhealth.com
it shonulld provide when the
CELEBRATING
For more information, call (603) 893-2900
145Ward Hill Avenue, Bradford, MA 01835 • Phone: (978) 372-8000 • Fax: (978) 374-4423 T
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or visit www.northeastrehab.com.
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