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Life after stroke: Tips for daily life

At some point after experiencing a stroke, you will be ready to perform daily chores and run errands. It may be that you haven't regained your speech and language skills yet. Or that your muscle…

Preventing another stroke

If you have previously experienced a stroke, chances of having another one are quite high. Research shows that 1 in 4 people who have had an ischemic stroke (clot-related stroke) will experience…

“Vigo reaches its first customers” – Message from the Founder

On May 12th we launched the first public version of Vigo. Yay!! It took us around a year and a half, and even though that is considered a short time for launching a med tech product, sometimes it…

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Life after stroke: Tips for daily life

At some point after experiencing a stroke, you will be ready to perform daily chores and run errands. It may be that you haven't regained your speech and language skills yet. Or that your muscle…

Preventing another stroke

If you have previously experienced a stroke, chances of having another one are quite high. Research shows that 1 in 4 people who have had an ischemic stroke (clot-related stroke) will experience…

stroke recovery

Stroke recovery process

In the previous article we talked about stroke after effects. Because stroke after effects can be different types and forms of functional impairments, recovery process from stroke will also be…

stroke after effects

What are stroke after effects?

There are various effects and consequences that a stroke survivor experiences, both physically and emotionally. In this article, we will cover functional changes that a stroke survivor might…

What can help prevent a stroke?

Turns out, there are various factors that you can control to help prevent a stroke. If you are a smoker, you might want to quit smoking since it is considered a risk factor. If you have high…

How to create a safe home after a stroke?

Stroke is one of the most common causes of functional disability in the world. The movement and cognitive disturbances that it causes can manifest differently. The after effects a stroke survivor may…

About Vigo

“Vigo reaches its first customers” – Message from the Founder

On May 12th we launched the first public version of Vigo. Yay!! It took us around a year and a half, and even though that is considered a short time for launching a med tech product, sometimes it…

Digital stroke rehabilitation assistant Vigo will be presented on European Stroke Awareness Day

On May 12th, at 11:00 AM EEST, digital rehabilitation assistant Vigo will be presented live on the internet and will become available to Latvia’s stroke patients. 25 to 30 thousand stroke patients…

Accessibility of rehabilitation for stroke during world wide isolation

It is well known that recovery from stroke takes a lot of time, discipline and effort from patients. It also requires a tremendous amount of human specialist involvement. Even before the COVID-19…

Vigo wins the grand prize in accelerator programme in the Netherlands

Vigo won the grand prize of €10'000 no-strings-attached cash in the accelerator programme organized by the European fintech unicorn Adyen, as well as mentorship from some of the Adyen’s most talented…