and Complementary Medicine for Stroke
Many victims of stroke become depressed. This makes them less willing to work at rehabilitation. Music improves stroke rehabilitation because it has an antidepressant effect.
In a study done at Scotland, researchers studied the effect of music on 40 stroke survivors. One group received standard care, while the other received 40 minutes of music therapy a day. After 12 weeks, the people in the music-therapy group were less depressed, less anxious, and more motivated to participate in rehabilitation.
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remedies are not meant to be used as a treatment for stroke. If you suspect a
stroke, seek emergency medical treatment immediately. Time is of
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