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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Great value: A nurse presence in the home can provide support for feeding, dressing, cleaning, and other activities of daily living. Extremely helpful during the ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
17 years experience General Practice
Seek doctor's aid: See your local healthcare professional to make sure it is okay to get massages after a stroke.
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Dr. MARIE RENEE M DOMERCANT
29 years experience Pharmacology
Answer: What type of massage are you referring to . Massage relaxes the whole body, are you thinking about reflexology?
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Stroke: FAST ; F.......facial drooping. A.......arm weakness. S........speech difficulties. T........time.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Grant Linnell
23 years experience Radiology
Don't give up: It may seem obvious, but putting forth as much effort as possible in rehabilitation will yield maximum results. In addition to the physical impairment ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
39 years experience Geriatrics
F/u with Neurologist: Take him to the neurologist who may try medicines for neuropathic pain like lyrica, (pregabalin) Gabapentin or others. Otherwise take him to pain mana ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Very fast (TPA?): Improvement can be dramatic, sometimes within 10-15 min, and even up to an hour or so.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nelly Cohen
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Common: I recently had a 22 yo female that developed a stroke a month after she started oral contraceptives. Young patient can develop stroke depending upon t ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Lucozade: In my opinion.there is nothing about this or any sports drink that would help any patient. As a matter of fact they usually contain too much sugar and ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Filly
25 years experience Radiology
Depends: This is a complex question. It depends on what percent of is already showing signs of infarction (dead brain) rather than just ischemia (brain at ris ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Neutral: Don't think coffee represents a risk or harmful substance to stroke patients, but unlikely to assist rehab efforts unless there is a speech issue and ... Read More

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