Stroke

Stroke symptoms and diagnosis

Stroke Symptoms and Diagnosis

Symptoms of stroke will depend on the type of stroke and which area of the brain is affected but they often appear without warning. Common initial symptoms of a stroke...
Stroke causes and risk factors

Stroke Causes and Risk Factors

Stroke, sometimes called a "brain attack", is a life-threatening condition that occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is cut off. When this happens, the brain can...
Stroke prevention

7 Ways To Reduce The Risk Of Stroke

Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the United States. Stroke occurs when the blood supply to your brain is interrupted or reduced. This is often caused by...