Diseases or injuries of the nervous system are more common than people think. According to the CDC, stroke is the leading cause of serious, long-term disability in the US, affecting ~795,000 individuals each year. Stroke is just one example of a neurological complication…. Traumatic brain injuries, Multiple sclerosis, Lupus, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, Epilepsy, and ALS are a few others than are commonly know and all present with nervous system dysfunction and movement problems. Physical therapists are trained to help improve or restore mobility for enhanced quality of life and management of these injuries and diseases.