What is a Stroke?
A Stroke is an injury to the brain caused by a disruption of blood flow to the brain cells. When a blood vessel becomes blocked or bursts, oxygen-rich blood is unable to reach a portion of the brain and brain cells begin to die. A stroke is a LIFE-THREATENING condition that requires you to recognize the signals and act fast.
Did you Know . . .
Did you know that there are over 800,000 strokes annually in the U.S. alone? It’s estimated that 1 in 6 people will have a stroke at some point in their life. Learning the signs and symptoms is essential.
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