Tag Archive: stroke recovery

High-intensity gait training: a step in the right direction
In the News
October 10, 2023

Every October, we celebrate Physical Therapy Month to raise awareness about the awesome benefits of physical therapy. Today, we’d like to highlight high-intensity gait training, an evidence-based approach Madonna’s PT staff are using with patients to improve or restore their ability to walk. One Madonna patient called HIGT, “fertilizer to your brain.” Learn more here. #physicaltherapymonth

Young nurse proves strokes can happen to anyone
March 03, 2020

Jamie Richards is a young nurse who never imagined she would suffer a stroke. Relearning how to walk, prepare food and care for her family motivated the young woman in her recovery and she credits the experience for making her a better nurse, mother and advocate for other stroke patients.