After a stroke, it is often possible — with months of therapy and
determination — for the brain to relearn how to control a weakened
limb. Finding the resources (therapist, finances, time) can be the
“Eighty percent of patients do not regain full recovery of arm and
hand function and this really limits their independence and ability to
return to work,” pediatric neuroscience professor Janet Eyre at Newcastle, who set up Limbs Alive to produce the games, said in a news release.