Symptoms, causes, and treatments.
What to do during recovery to regain movement.
You could have one and not know it.
Does one cause the other to occur?
Stroke is caused by a blocked blood vessel or bleeding in the brain. The signs of a stroke include a sudden severe headache, weakness, numbness, vision problems, confusion, trouble walking or talking, dizziness and slurred speech.
New BP Rules Could Prevent Many 2nd Strokes: Study
Under the old blood pressure target of 140/90, the researchers estimated, treatment would be recommended for about 30 percent of U.S. stroke survivors. That translates to a little more than 1.4 million Americans.
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