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    Related Web Site: American Stroke Association

    American Stroke Association: This division of the American Heart Association offers support, information, and more.

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    Migraine and Stroke

    Strokes and migraines share many of the same symptoms and are sometimes mistaken for each other. But does a migraine cause a stroke or vice versa? Research doesn't show that. Studies do show that if you get a lot of migraines, you may have a higher chance of having a stroke later in life. But the risk is small.

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    Related Web Site: Centers for Disease Control

    Centers for Disease Control: The CDC offers facts and statistics on stroke.

    Related Web Site: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

    The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, a division of the National Institutes of Health, offers information about research on stroke.

    Related Web Site: National Stroke Association

    National Stroke Association:

    The National Stroke Association devotes all its resources to stroke. Supported by major pharmaceutical and medical device makers, it offers information and support to patients, caregivers, and medical professionals.

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    Reviewed by Suzanne R. Steinbaum, MD on January 27, 2015
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