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What is Stroke

A stroke, or brain attack, occurs when the blood supply to a portion of the brain is suddenly interrupted.  Signs of a stroke can vary depending on where the damage is located. The signs tend to show up suddenly. Stroke … Continue reading

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World Stroke Day

          Every four to six seconds, regardless of age or gender – someone somewhere will die from stroke. What is a stroke? Stroke happens when the blood supply to part of the brain is cut off. … Continue reading

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