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Health and Wellness : Are You Having a Stroke ? – Signs and Symptoms

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Stroke or Brain Attack is a medical emergency. When the blood supply to part of your brain is interrupted or severely reduced and brain cells start to die, you need immediate treatment, otherwise you might suffer from brain damage and other temporary or permanent disabilities.

That being said, you need to be aware of the common signs and symptoms of stroke, especially if you are obese or overweight, if you have high blood pressure or a high cholesterol level, if you have obstructive sleep apnea, if you use drugs or you smoke cigarettes a lot, if you are 55 years old or older, and/or if you have a cardiovascular disease. Continue reading