What caused my stroke?
What type of stroke did I have?
Where in the brain did the stroke occur?
How soon can I expect to recover after my stroke?
Will I need treatment and how will I know it is working?
What are my treatment options?
How effective is the treatment?
What types of challenges are typical after this type of stroke?
Will I have limitations because of the stroke?
Will I be able to enjoy the same quality of life I had before the stroke?
Will I need to make changes to my lifestyle, like changing my eating or exercise habits?
Are there foods I need to avoid?
What level of exercise is safe for me to continue in order to prevent another stroke?
How can I lower my risk for having another stroke? What are the odds of me having another stroke?
What health conditions or risk factors do I have that place me at a higher risk for another stroke?
What are some additional tests I may need?
What is my prognosis?
Who can I turn to for support?
What follow-up is necessary?