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A 37-year-old member asked:

Since stroke i tend to mix up words and not enunciate properly. any solutions?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Speech therapy: You have my sincerest sympathy for your troubles. It must be frustrating. While we don't have a cure for this, many stroke victims improve a lot (and sometimes completely) with speech therapy. If you're getting speech therapy, don't give up. Improvement can take as long as 1 to 2 years! hang in there and keep trying, even if you're frustrated.
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
Geriatrics 25 years experience
Speech therapy: Speech therapist can help to improve speech and language. It can be found at the outpatient rehabiliatation clinic.

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