Nearly 1 in 3 young adults in the U.S. doesn't know stroke symptoms
With stroke on the rise among young adults, nearly 30% of U.S. adults younger than age 45 do not know all five of the most common stroke symptoms, according to research published in Stroke, a journal of the American Stroke Association, a division of the American Heart Association.
Stroke & Migraines
Know the Difference
Oftentimes, people mistake stroke symptoms for a migraine.
Self magazine recently featured a great article that outlines four major differences between stroke and migraines.
We Need Faster Stroke Treatment
Dr. William Mack, a neurointerventional and cerebrovascular surgeon, penned this opinion piece about how stroke patients should be treated like car crash victims.
In the article, he discusses how we need faster treatment for stroke to save lives and limit permanent brain damage.