Monthly Archives: June 2013

Strokes and Memory: How Speech Therapy Can Help

  After a person has a stroke, a speech-language pathologist is often a critical part of the recovery team, helping to restore communication and compensate for losses in speech and language. But did you know speech therapists can help with … Continue reading

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Strokes and Communication: How a Speech-Language Pathologist Can Help

Stroke is one of the leading causes of death in the United States, responsible for roughly one out of every 19 deaths in the nation. On average, one person dies from a stroke every four minutes in the United States. … Continue reading

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Is It a Stroke? Warning Signs

Strokes are one of the leading causes of adult disability, affecting nearly 800,000 people each year in the US alone. However, the faster a person receives treatment, the better their chance of surviving and avoiding long-term disability. Strokes are one … Continue reading

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Would You Recognize a Stoke?

Did you know that each year, in the United States alone, nearly 800,000 people have a stroke? A stroke is a dangerous, often fatal neurological injury, which can cause devastating effects on speech, language and communication. This past month was … Continue reading

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