Older adults can help boost their memory and stay independent longer, with a little help and motivation.
Patients and families are often surprised and dismayed when beyond the arm or leg weakness, slurred speech and/or word finding problems associated with stroke, they discover difficulty with the most basic of human motor activities- eating and swallowing.
Word-Finding: it is the ability to call to mind, automatically, seamlessly and with lightening speed, exactly the right words to express all of our infinite thoughts. It is an amazing, universal, but not fully-understood process. It is taken for granted; until of course, it doesn’t work.