What Does Occupational Therapy Do for Stroke Patients?

Introduction What does occupational therapy do for stroke patients? On the surface, it may not look like a lot. The therapist is helping the client...
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Top 5 Baby Gear to Get After Cesarean According to an Occupational Therapist

After cesarean deliveries, in addition to the recovery period from labor, mom's have other restrictions that limit their physical ability. In general, Mom's often...
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Tummy Time Do’s and Don’ts for Newborns

As an Amazon Affiliate, I may earn a commission from the purchases made through links in this post. Introduction Many first time parents or even parents...
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Tongue Ties and Lip Ties Occupational Therapy

Affiliate Disclosure: I may earn a commission from Amazon on the purchase of products from this post. Background Tongue-tie (ankyloglossia) occurs when the band of tissue...
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I’m your Huckleberry – Best App for Parents with Newborn

When it comes to Apps for parents, there are so many available that it can be overwhelming. You probably don't have the time or...
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Guide to Take Care of COVID-19 Patient in Home Quarantine

Your New Role: Caregiver As a caregiver, you have the responsibility of taking care of a family member, a friend, or patient with COVID-19. Follow...
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Occupational Therapy Sleep Hygiene: Choosing the Right Mattress Firmness & Other Tips for Back...

Introduction We all know how important sleep is to our health. We wrote a post on some tips to improve your sleep hygiene for a...

Aging in Place – Lessons Learned from an Occupational Therapist

Intended Audience General Public Older Adults Family members OT Practitioners OT Students Background According to the CDC, the average life expectancy in the United States is...

Finding Evidence-Based Research for COVID-19 Coronavirus

Be Careful of Technology during a Pandemic Modern technology has allowed information to be shared instantly, both good information and misinformation. It has given people,...
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Parenting Life Hack: Screen Time Setup Guide

Screen Time Background The advent of mobile devices compared to desktop computers and laptops have made screen time much more accessible. Too much screen time...