Monday, October 24, 2016

World Stroke Day: We Can Prevent Stroke

"In the United States, stroke is the fifth leading cause of death.1 Worldwide, it is the second leading cause of death. Globally, stroke takes the lives of more than 6.5 million people each year, and permanently disables another 5 million.2 This October 29 is World Stroke Day, a chance to raise awareness about the impact stroke has around the world and how to avoid stroke. This year's campaign is "Face the Facts: Stroke is Treatable."..."

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