Stroke: A Caregiver's Checklist for Daily Care
Daily care is a challenge when you're a caregiver for someone recovering from a stroke. Use this checklist to make it easier.
Learn more about stroke and how it is related to dementia.
High Blood Pressure, Transient Ischemic Attack, and Stroke - Topic Overview
High blood pressure (hypertension) is considered the most important and most treatable risk factor for transient ischemic attack (TIA) and stroke. Proper treatment of high blood pressure can reduce the chance of having a TIA or stroke. High blood pressure increases the pressure inside arteries,causing damage. Excessive pressure on the walls of vessels speeds up hardening and narrowing of the ...
Antiplatelet Medicines for Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Drug details for Antiplatelets for stroke and TIA.
Silent Stroke: What You Need to Know
Is a silent stroke the same as a warning stroke? Find out how you can know if you’ve had a silent stroke, and learn what you can do to help prevent one.
Migraine and Stroke
If you're prone to migraines, should you be concerned about a higher risk of stroke? Find out.