After Stroke — 5 Self-Care Tips

Adjusting to life post stroke can be difficult sometimes. Experiencing a stroke brings on a lot of different changes and can sometimes cause stress; so it’s important to take care of yourself. Participating in activities that bring you joy and living a healthy lifestyle is a great place to start. Here are some other helpful tips that can help you start practicing self-care!

  • Think positively and practice gratitude.
  • Prioritize time to do an activity you enjoy!
  • Accept offers of help and suggest specific things people can do to help you.
  • Spend some time outside; sitting at the park, taking a walk, or just reading on the porch.
  • Make sure to get a good night’s sleep every night.