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Stroke Warning Signs

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Warning Signs Of A Stroke Symptoms, Treatment, and Types [2019]

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Warning Signs of a Stroke

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Focusing on You: Mild Stroke Warning Signs

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Warning Signs of Stroke

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Knowing the Warning Signs of Stroke

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Are you at risk for a stroke? Learn the warning signs!

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Warning Signs Sometimes a stroke happens gradually, but you’re likely to have one or more sudden symptoms like these: Numbness or weakness in your face, arm, or leg, especially on one side. Recognizing the signs of a stroke can save a life. Learn 21 warning signs of stroke. Discover major warning signs, like face drooping, and some. During a stroke, every minute counts!

Fast treatment can lessen the brain damage that stroke can cause. By knowing the signs and symptoms of stroke, you can take quick action and perhaps save a life—maybe even your own. Signs of Stroke in Men and Women. Sudden numbness or weakness in the face, arm, or leg, especially on one side of the body.

Signs and Symptoms of a Stroke. Signs and symptoms of a stroke in both men and women include: Sudden weakness or numbness on one side of your face or in one arm or leg; Loss of vision, strength.

To identify the symptoms of a stroke, the American Stroke Association (ASA) advises to make a F.A.S.T. assessment, looking for signs of face (F). Warning Signs in Posterior Circulation Strokes. Posterior circulations strokes (a stroke that occurs in the back part of the brain) occurs when a blood vessel in the back part of the brain is blocked causing the death of brain cells (called an infarction) in the area of the blocked blood vessel. This type of stroke can also be caused by a. Stroke and mini-stroke warning signs of stroke and mini stroke are the same, and include, speech problems, weakness, numbness, and facial droop.

Side effects of stroke may be permanent and you may never regain full function of the parts of the body affected. Mini-stroke side effects usually resolve within minutes to a couple of days. FRIDAY, May 13, 2016 (HealthDay News) Knowing five sudden and severe warning signs of stroke can help save lives and reduce the number of people living with disabilities, a stroke. Warning signs of a stroke may appear as early as seven days before an attack and require urgent treatment to prevent serious damage to the brain, according to a study of stroke patients published in the March 8, 2005 issue of Neurology, the scientific journal. By learning and sharing the F.A.S.T. warning signs, you just might save a life from stroke.

Face drooping, arm weakness, speech, time to call 9-1-1. Knowing these symptoms might save your life.

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Other symptoms of stroke include trouble seeing in one or both eyes, trouble walking, dizziness, loss of balance or coordination, or sudden severe headache with no known cause.

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Stroke-related mortality, repeated stroke, and dementia after stroke are also increased.27 Slurred speech, intermittent dizziness, transient loss of vision, paresthesia, or weakness of an arm or leg suggests a transient ischemic attack (TIA) consistent with cerebrovascular disease.

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The signs and symptoms of a stroke are numerous but usually occur suddenly.

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Signs and symptoms of a stroke include one-sided weakness, facial droop on one side, sharp acute pain in the head, blurred vision, difficulty speaking, and/or sudden onset of dizziness.

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The warning signs of a stroke are any of the following conditions that occur suddenly.

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Neck stiffness, seizures, diastolic blood pressure higher than 110 mm Hg, vomiting, and headache increase the likelihood of a hemorrhagic stroke rather than an ischemic stroke.

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Several warning signs are common with stroke (Table 13-9).

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It is not uncommon for people to ignore the initial warning signs of a stroke if it is mild, or for other people to mistake the initial signs of a stroke for alcohol intoxication.

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Signs of stroke vary.

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Additional symptoms of stroke include sudden numbness/weakness of face, arm or leg, especially on one side, sudden confusion, trouble speaking or understanding, sudden difficulty seeing in one or both eyes, sudden trouble walking, dizziness, loss of balance or coordination, or sudden severe headache.

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  • Knowing the risk factors for a stroke are very important, as this video points out. To learn how to act FAST, if you spot stroke warning signs in a loved one, this article is helpful: https://www.compassionatecaremi.com/michigan-home-care-experts-share-warning-signs-of-a-stroke/

  • Does taking an aspirin (or 2) while calling the ambulance or getting to the doctor a wise idea? Of course, the doctor needs to know you’ve taken one

  • I took my dad to the ER for a stroke and guess what? They said there’s not much they can do because a stroke is a hemarage Soo forget that BS…. Best thing to do is take a tablespoon of Cayenne pepper mix it in a cup of water..within a few minutes the hemarage stops!! It’s more effective and actually works

  • Hi, i just wanted to tell you my first signs was palpations in my chest that would go away and return and back and forth. The next symptom that i felt was breathlessness and i felt like i couldn’t move my body it just felt weird. I got up quick from sitting down and felt dizziness. Im worried because the palpations would go away for a couple minutes and return. Why is it that i feel like this, can you help doctor?