Having been a professional musician for over 40 years performing throughout the country and over 15 years in Las Vegas, I woke up one morning unable to move my entire right side. Two months of institional therapy and another two months of home therapy, I was able to finally walk with the aid of a walker and eventually a cane. The care from my home therapist (Barbara Jocher here in Jacksonville, Fl) inspired me to become a caregiver to those senior men who have compromising life experiences such as a stroke. I've been there and can truly appreciate what they are going through. I'm still not 100% after 3 years but have found a very fulfilling course in my life of giving back
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