Articles for Tag: "stroke"

Do strokes present differently in children? 
Do strokes present differently in children?
Find out if the helpful BE FAST acronym still applies to children when it comes to detecting a stroke.
Can you have a stroke without knowing it? 
Can you have a stroke without knowing it?
One type of stroke doesn’t cause any noticeable symptoms but can cause damage.
How to help a stroke survivor 
How to help a stroke survivor
A neurologist sheds light on how much help you should give someone who is recovering from a stroke.
Have a family history of hypertension? Here’s what to do 
Have a family history of hypertension? Here’s what to do
While you can’t change your genetics, you can make these lifestyle modifications to lower your blood pressure.
The psychological impact of a stroke 
The psychological impact of a stroke
Daily tasks that once came naturally may become frustrating and anxiety-inducing after suffering a stroke.
This could curb rising stroke deaths 
This could curb rising stroke deaths
Find out how many stroke deaths are projected to occur annually by 2050.
Locations a stroke can occur other than the brain 
Locations a stroke can occur other than the brain
This type of stroke’s symptoms should always be a cause for concern.