Managing Your Stroke

Patience is key! Recovering from stroke can be a long journey. But you can make it. Work closely with your doctor to craft a treatment plan just for you. Then stick to it.
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Use these resources to help manage your recovery from stroke.
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One is Enough

Managing diabetes, high blood pressure and cholesterol, making healthy lifestyle choices and taking medications as recommended by your doctor, may help lower your risk of a second event.

Help reduce your risk and thrive after a stroke

Life After Stroke: Our Path Forward

After your stroke, new routines will become second nature. Rehabilitation is key in rebuilding your strength, capability and confidence. It can help you continue your daily activities despite the effects of your stroke.

Life After Stroke Guide for Patients and Caregivers (PDF)

The Life After Stroke Guide is also available in Spanish.
Guía de la vida tras un ataque cerebral (PDF)

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Looking for Stroke Information?

If you are a stroke survivor, caregiver or a family member looking for information and support, please connect with our trained stroke specialists through Stroke Family Warmline

If you are a group, organization or a hospital system, order stroke education materials here