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A stroke is a medical emergency. You should get medical care right away. Research shows that treatment during the first hours after symptoms appear can help you recover from it. FAST is an easy way to remember and identify some common symptoms of a stroke:
Some people get better within weeks after a stroke. Other people may need many months or years to get better. Stroke rehabilitation includes many kinds of therapies:
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