HEALTHY CHOICES

I had to maintain a vegetarian diet during my treatment in India. My body had to go through a complete detox before I started treatment. They also recommended that I maintain a vegetarian diet for a month post treatment. I figured if I was going to be vegetarian for a month, I might as well … Continue reading HEALTHY CHOICES

MY AYURVEDIC EXPERIENCE

I have always been a big believer of natural medicine. Prior to the stroke, I would have acupuncture done for any acute pain. Ayurveda is an ancient form of natural medicine from India. Numerous people had recommended that I go to India and have some Ayurveda done after they came to know of my stroke. … Continue reading MY AYURVEDIC EXPERIENCE

MY EXPERIENCE IN INDIA

  The main purpose of my trip to India was for their Ayurvedic treatment, which was highly recommended by numerous people after they had come to know that I’d had a stroke. The other was to go with my parents to bury my grandmother’s ashes in India. My grandmother passed away a year ago in … Continue reading MY EXPERIENCE IN INDIA

NOW WHAT

It took a few days to settle into Toronto Rehab, since it was a new environment. Nevertheless, I started my rehab program immediately; I first met with an occupational therapist, who did an initial assessment, and then met with a physiotherapist, with whom I established my goals for the duration of my inpatient stay. Between … Continue reading NOW WHAT