A stroke is caused by the disruption of the blood supply to the brain. This will happen when a blood vessel erupts or is blocked by a clot, leading to a lack of supply of oxygen and nutrients to your brain tissue. Within minutes, brain cells begin to die. The effects of a stroke depend on which part of the brain is damaged. A very severe stroke can cause sudden death.
The most common symptoms of a stroke are:
Rapid treatment and early action can minimize brain damage and potential complications, such as permanent paralysis or memory loss.
But why to wait till it happens? You can start today with few, easy to do, tips, in order to prevent a stroke.