News Results - Stroke

  • National Stroke Association | Stroke.org

    www.stroke.org Hoping to reduce the incidence and impact of stroke by changing the way stroke is viewed and treated, efforts are dedicated toward stroke through prevention ...
  • Stroke - National Library of Medicine - PubMed Health

    www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001740 A stroke occurs if the flow of oxygen-rich blood to a portion of the brain is blocked. Without oxygen, brain cells start to die after a few minutes.
  • Stroke Health Center - WebMD

    www.webmd.com/stroke/default.htm Stroke strikes about 700,000 Americans each year, but the vast majority of people survive. Close to 5 million stroke survivors are managing their health today. Here ...
    • Overview - Stroke - Mayo Clinic

      www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/stroke/home/ovc-20117264 Stroke — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment of an interruption of the brain's blood supply.
    • Stroke: Symptoms and Recovery - MedicineNet

      www.medicinenet.com/stroke_symptoms_and_treatment/article.htm Read about stroke symptoms, recovery, signs, treatment, prevention, test, mini stroke, TIA, types, and causes. Discover the connection between stress and strokes and ...
    • Stroke: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment - Medical ...

      www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/7624.php During a stroke, brain cells suddenly die because of a lack of oxygen and glucose. Strokes may be cause by an obstruction to blood flow, or the rupture of an artery.
    • Stroke - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stroke Stroke, also known as cerebrovascular accident (CVA), cerebrovascular insult (CVI), or brain attack, is when poor blood flow to the brain results in cell death.
    • Stroke: Click for Symptoms, Treatments, and Recovery

      www.emedicinehealth.com/stroke/article_em.htm Read about stroke symptoms such as dizziness, sudden headache, weakness in an arm or leg on the same side, weakness in the muscles of the face, difficulty speaking ...
    • Stroke Information | cdc.gov

      www.cdc.gov/Stroke/index.htm Stroke is the 4th leading cause of death in the United States. Get facts about stroke from the CDC, the leading health protection agency in the U.S.
    • Stroke: MedlinePlus - National Library of Medicine

      www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/stroke.html A stroke is a medical emergency. Strokes happen when blood flow to your brain stops. Within minutes, brain cells begin to die. There are two kinds of stroke.