Can stroke patient offer prayers and do fasting?

It depends on functional status of patient. If patient can keep himself clean then he can definitely offer prayers. Patient can also fast if patient can tolerate fasting easily. Patients with diabetes should discuss with their doctor regarding fasting.

Can stroke patient offer prayers and do fasting?

How to manage toilet needs of patient?

If the patient can walk with help then he should be taken to toilet. If patient can sit, toilet chair should be used. Patient should be washed and dried adequately afterwards. If patient is not fully conscious or passes urine/stool [...]

How to manage toilet needs of patient?

Does massage (Maalish) help the patient?

While massage with any oil or lubricant can help keeping the skin healthy but it does not help regain the strength in paralyzed limb. Physiotherapy should be done in preference to massage. Massage does NOT help in regaining muscle strength. [...]

Does massage (Maalish) help the patient?

Can we give bath to stroke patient?

Yes, definitely. It is highly recommended to keep patient neat and clean. Patient may be given bath twice a week. Patient may be bathed daily if need arises. Patient should be adequately dried afterwards. Patient should be kept as clean as [...]

Can we give bath to stroke patient?

Can stroke occur again?

Yes it can occur. Since many patients who have stroke also have other risk factors like diabetes, hypertension, heart disease etc. , so it is not uncommon that many patients end up having multiple strokes. The key to minimize the [...]

Can stroke occur again?
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