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Vol.6, Issue 2
February 2018
Connecting the Community to the Latest in Rehabilitation, News and Events

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Stay Heart Healthy This February
Join the Burke Auxiliary!
Tips To Beat Back Your Winter Blues
Don't Forget: The Brain Bee Comes To Burke On Feb. 28
Making Therapeutic Recreation Part of your Rehabilitation
Save the Date: The Annual Burke Award Dinner Announced
Calling Former Burke Patients: We Want to Hear from You!
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Did You Know?

Some of Burke's earliest programs included rigorous exercise, medical supervision and daily chores. As one of the first institutions to encourage exercise for cardiac patients, Burke would help found the American Heart Association in 1924.
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Stay Heart Healthy This February
We know it’s February, because we see shiny paper hearts, Valentine’s Day cards and heart-shaped boxes of chocolates everywhere. It’s no coincidence that American Heart Month also occurs in February: What better gift could you offer your loved one than a healthy heart...
Join the Burke Auxiliary!
Do you want to help support Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, but aren’t sure how? Join the Auxiliary...
Tips To Beat Back Your Winter Blues
It’s about that time of year when the winter starts to feel like it will never end. It can take a toll on your health—and not just in the form of a bad cold or a weekend-long case of cabin fever...
Don't Forget: The Brain Bee Comes To Burke On Feb. 28
Don't forget! Burke’s 7th annual local championship for the International Brain Bee will be held on Wednesday, February 28th on the main campus in White Plains...
Making Therapeutic Recreation Part of your Rehabilitation
February is International Recreation Therapy month, making it a great time to talk a bit more about this important field. But what is therapeutic recreation exactly—and what role does it play in a patient’s life, both as an inpatient and once they leave the hospital...
Save the Date: The Annual Burke Award Dinner Announced
Mark your calendars! The Annual Burke Award dinner will take place on Thursday, June 7th at the Brae Burn Country Club in Purchase, N.Y...
Calling Former Burke Patients: We Want to Hear from You!
Are you a former inpatient at Burke who is back to the life you love after the care you received here? We want to hear from you...
In The Next Issue
• 7th Annual Brain Bee Results
• Common Questions Following Traumatic Brain Injury