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Depending on what part of the brain was affected, a person may not act the same after a stroke as they acted before the stroke.
In some cases, these behavior changes may be the result of an emotional or psychological problem. But they might also be linked to:
If the person you care for has these problems, talk with your doctor to see if treatment might help. And remember that nagging or getting angry only makes things worse. But giving praise for positive behavior can help.
Current as of:
July 6, 2021
Author: Healthwise StaffMedical Review: E. Gregory Thompson MD - Internal MedicineMartin J. Gabica MD - Family MedicineAdam Husney MD - Family MedicineRichard D. Zorowitz MD - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Current as of: July 6, 2021
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:E. Gregory Thompson MD - Internal Medicine & Martin J. Gabica MD - Family Medicine & Adam Husney MD - Family Medicine & Richard D. Zorowitz MD - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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