Approximately 800,000 people in the United States have a stroke each year and one American dies from a stroke every 4 minutes on average according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.Read More
The American Heart Association has released a report on the short-term effects of alcohol and states that drinking increases one’s risk for stroke.
The third-leading cause of death in America is strokes, although the National Stroke Association points out that the majority of these can be prevented with healthy lifestyle adjustments.
As people age, the risk of having a stroke is greater, especially for women. It is the third leading cause of death in the United States. The National Stroke Association offers tips and advice to help reduce the risk of having one.Read More