Stroke

Stroke treatment

Treatment for Stroke

Treatment for stroke depends on whether you're having an ischemic stroke or a hemorrhagic stroke. It is important to know since the early treatment of both is different. Ischemic 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 a blood vessel in the brain is either blocked by a blood clot or ruptured. When this...
Ways to reduce stroke risk

7 Ways To Reduce The Risk Of Stroke

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