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Do lots of people get slurred speech, or is it unusual?
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Dr. David Wishnew
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In brief: Speech difficulties
Acquired speech difficulties, such as slurring, are often associated with an underlying neurological or metabolic problem. A sudden onset of slurring ought to be investigated immediately, since it may be a problem that is reversible.
Most commonly, slurring is associated with hypoglycemia and altered states of consciousness or a stroke (or mini-stroke)_.

In brief: Speech difficulties
Acquired speech difficulties, such as slurring, are often associated with an underlying neurological or metabolic problem. A sudden onset of slurring ought to be investigated immediately, since it may be a problem that is reversible.
Most commonly, slurring is associated with hypoglycemia and altered states of consciousness or a stroke (or mini-stroke)_.
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