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After Having a Stroke

Contact the Bureau of Chronic Disease Prevention

Recovering from a stroke may be different for everyone. Some may recover fully, but others may have lifelong disabilities. Following a stroke, rehabilitation may include speech therapy, physical therapy, and occupational therapy.1

For more information about stroke recovery and how to prevent another stroke visit:


  1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2020. Recovering from Stroke. Retrieved February 9, 2020, from: