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The symptoms of a TIA, by definition, resolve within 24 hours. So I guess you had more than a TIA. Have you been given this information.
Re your speech, are you having speech therapy? This will be the best way to help improve. I don't know how long things will take to improve, every stroke is different. I noticed some improvement after 6 months & it has kept improving (now 19 months post). My speech therapist told me just to keep talking as my therapy, LOL :)
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