Table of contents for After a stroke : 300 tips to making life easier / by Cleo Hutton.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
PREFACE ....................................................................................page 6-17
SECTION I - THE BASICS.............................................................................page 18-35
Tips About Plateau's in Recovery 
Tips Towards Improving Communication: Relearning Vocabulary Choices
Tips to Assist Reading and Comprehension 
Tips on Controlling Emotional Liability
Tips for Differences Between Anger and Rage
Tips for Frequent Rest Periods
Tips for Accepting Assistance
Tips for Safety Issues during Adaptations 
Tips for Storing and Dispensing Medications
Tips for Special Equipment
 SECTION II - GETTING READY......................................................page 35-48
 1. Tips for Personal Care
Bathing or Showering
Adaptive Aids
Tips for Transfers 
Tips for Dressing and Undressing
Tips for Nail Care
Tips for Shaving
Tips for Hair Care
Tips for Dental Care
SECTION III - THE GREATEST STRENGTH COMES FROM WITHIN...page 49-61
Tips for Improving Self-Esteem
Tips for Foraging through Financial Fallout 
The No Joke Stroke or How Humor Helps Heal
SECTION IV - LET'S GET COOKIN' ................................................page 61-79
 1. Tips to Improve Mealtimes
2. Tips for Cooking
3. Tips for Cleaning
Tips for Carrying Things
Tips for Home Maintenance 
 SECTION V - LET'S MENTION UNMENTIONABLES...........................page 79-80
 1. Tips for Controlling Urinary Incontinence 
 SECTION VI - LET'S GET MOVING..................................................page 80-93
1. Tips for Using the Telephone
 2. Tips for Mobility 
 3. Tips for Car Transfers
 4. Tips for Airline Travel
 5. Tips for Adaptive Recreation (gardening, bowling, golf, fishing, card games) 
 6. Tips for Driving Post-Stroke
SECTION VII - BRAIN BUILDERS.....................................................page 93-109
 1. Tips Regarding Relaxation 
 2. Tips for Alleviating Pain 
 3. Tips for Building New Connections in the Brain - Sensory Input 
Tips for Organization
Tips for Exercising the Stroke Affected Side of Your Body
Tips for Television Program Viewing that Builds Brain Power 
Tips for Using a Computer
Tips for a Home Office
Tips and Tidbits
Tips for Pet Owners after Stroke
SECTION VIII - THE IMPORTANCE OF LOVE.................................page 109-112
 1. Tips to Improve Intimacy 
 2. Tips for Positioning
 3. Tips for Touch and Sight
 SECTION IX - PREVENTING ANOTHER STROKE..............................page 112-113
 1. Tips for Stroke Prevention
 SECTION X - FAMILIES NEED CARE TOO.......................................page 113-118
 1. Tips for Family Members
Positive Strokes
Tips about Children of Stroke Heroes
 SECTION XI - HELP IS ON THE WAY..............................................page 118-128
Resources
 AFTERWORD..............................................................................page 129-132
 ABOUT THE AUTHOR..................................................................page 133-134

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Cerebrovascular disease -- Popular works.