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cnn_bl posted:
my mother is a stroke victim, she is very aggressive with me, has anyone else had this experience? she hits, pinches, kicks, pulls my hair. my father and i are the primary caregivers.
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unknown responded:
Yes, that can be the case-but please bring it up with her doctors. There are things that can be done to help. Don't let aggressive behavior continue-it may escalate and you or your father could get seriously injured. Or she could.

Here is an article that talks about how common this is: Anger Danger in Stroke Patients.


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