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Stroke: Tips for Swallowing - VHL HealthSheet #82596_VA
Your speech therapist will put you on a special diet to help make swallowing safer and easier. Your diet will change as your swallowing improves.
For Caregivers: Regaining Movement After Stroke - VHL HealthSheet #88884_VA
After a stroke, a person may have trouble using all or part of the body. Often the arm and leg on one side are weak, numb, or stiff.
Aphasia: Improving Communication - VHL HealthSheet #82584_VA
Aphasia happens when a part of the brain that processes language is damaged.
Preparing Your Home After Stroke - VHL HealthSheet #82591_VA
When your loved one returns home to recover after stroke, you’ll both need time to adjust.
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