One of the most common medical complications after stroke is aspiration pneumonia. In fact, according to most estimates, one in three stroke survivors will develop
Category: Stroke Side Effects
Understanding the difference between vertigo vs stroke can help healthcare providers save tens of thousands of lives each year – and a new testing technique
When a loved one falls into a coma after stroke, it can be a distressing time. It’s impossible to know if or when someone will
Vomiting after stroke is a worrisome condition as it depletes the body of vital fluids and nutrients. Is there a way to make it stop?
Have you ever felt alarmed by muscle twitching after stroke and wondered what caused it? Sometimes muscle twitching is a sign of spasticity, but it
Tingling sensations in the arms and legs are common after a stroke. This article explains why it occurs and provides recommendations to decrease the sensation.
Some patients think they have a left visual field cut when they might actually have left neglect. While both conditions have similarities, they have completely
Frozen shoulder after a stroke is a painful condition that negatively impacts your quality of life. This article will explain the various causes of frozen
If you struggle with uncontrollable emotional outbursts after stroke, you may have a condition known as pseudobulbar affect. This condition causes extreme emotional reactions that
COVID-19 appears to cause major strokes in young, healthy patients, new data suggests. In a recently published report in the New England Journal of Medicine,