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Stroke Prevention Directory

A stroke can sometimes be deadly, so prevention is key, especially for those at high risk. To prevent a stroke, the first steps are to exercise and eat a healthy diet. Limiting stress and maintaining a normal blood pressure are also important. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how strokes can be prevented with lifestyle changes and medications.

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If you've already had a stroke, preventing a second one is a top priority. WebMD checks with the experts and offers lifestyle tips that can help prevent future strokes.

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