This patient support community is for discussions relating to stroke, rehabilitation, ability to eat/swallow, alertness, bowel/bladder control, depression, motor skills, nutrition, orthotics/braces, pain, prevention, senses, and spasticity.
I had a TIA in November and it took several months for the slurring to stop. In some ways I'm feeling pretty good but then I would have days where I slur again. I have noticed that I get more antsy with certain people. My nature is usually very easy going but I seem to be showing a low tolerance to certain things and other people's behavior. I use to be able to brush things off and never let things bother me and I cry easier than ever before. Is there anyone out there that can relate to my personality changes and what can I do about it?
Hi, I am 27 years old and had 3 TIA last April. I have had trouble with my speech for quite a while. It has been over a year now but when i'm tired I can still slur my words but it has got better. I find I mix my words up now and don't always get them in the right order. I am soo worried about my speech and when talking to people I don't know I feel like i'm being judged. It's not nice feeling like this but it did get alittle better when i went to see a councillor as got my self in such a state over it so that might be worth doing. I feel I do have little tolerance now with people and will get things in my head that I can't get out of it so need to say something which isn't like me at all. I'm just hoping over time it will get better. Your not alone.
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.