When stroke occurs, the blood flow to an area of brain is obstructed. Within minutes, the affected brain tissue begins to die from the lack of oxygen and essential nutrients provided by the blood. When suffering from a stroke, getting immediate medical care is vital for preserving brain function and avoiding long-term disability. Help yourself and those you love get care when they need it most by learning more about the warning signs. This video provides more information about the symptoms of stroke from men and women who have experienced them firsthand.
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