Posts Tagged Stroke

Weight Problems

If you read health headlines, you know that obesity is today’s top health epidemic. Why the alarm? Among other reasons, obesity has been cited as a major cause of death and disease, increasing the risks for heart disease, stroke, high blood pressur.. Read More

Healthy Eating Challenge (365 Days) | 07.11.12 | No Comments

Stroke

Stroke

Sudden interrupted flow of blood to the brain that can cause symptoms that vary in severity from a temporary weakness to profound paralysis, coma, and death. A stroke occurs when the blood supply to any part of the brain is interrupted, res.. Read More

Health and Wellness | 07.10.09 | No Comments

Stroke

Stroke

A stroke (also called a cerebrovascular accident) occurs when brain tissue is deprived of its blood supply. A stroke is the equivalent of a heart attack, but in the brain. Strokes can result from a blockage of blood flow to the brain (calle.. Read More

Brain and Nervous System | 08.17.08 | No Comments