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5 Ways to Recover From a Left-Hemisphere Stroke

5 Ways to Recover From a Left-Hemisphere Stroke
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A left-hemisphere stroke often results in right-sided paralysis and a curiously extreme cautiousness on the part of the sufferer. It takes a lot of teaching and frequent encouragement to lead such a person through the steps of recovery. Caregivers can easily become frustrated by the slowness and confusion they encounter, but these behaviors are natural and will usually recede during the recovery process.

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