She has also lost the ability to read and recognize letters of the alphabet.
She is going through physical, occupational and speech therapy.
I pray that you can find a way to help your uncle in this difficult time. Within 3 days he began to be able to wiggle his toes slightly. Today 3 weeks later can take 10 steps before falling.
Some people go years without speaking and miraculously begin to speak, so I'm still hopeful this will be my mothers case. If your uncle is to make progress he will probably need more than the 2 or so hours of speech therapy per week that his insurance will cover. I walked our of the hospital with complete function of my body a slight sler and plenty of medication. When I got to the hospital he could not speak and his right side was paralyzed.
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