National Stroke Week : October 29 – November 3

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National Stroke Week theme this year is "Know the F.A.S.T. signs of stroke" which is one of the leading causes of death and disability worldwide. A stroke is a medical emergency that occurs when blood flow to the brain is interrupted or reduced, depriving brain tissue/cells of essential oxygen and nutrients.

The health risk of stroke increases with age, but the following medical conditions are identified as high risk factors of:

The F.A.S.T. acronym can assist to identify the signs and symptoms of stroke:
General wellness tips for the elderly

To reduce risk of stroke and improve overall health and well-being; people should:

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