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Ischemic Stroke: Overview, Causes, Early Signs And Medication

How often have you heard the news about someone affected by a stroke? Probably multiple times. You would have a vague idea about stroke symptoms from a news article or information about a friend or a relative who would have been through the implications of stroke. You...

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How Can You Identify A Stroke?

How Can You Identify A Stroke?

What is a stroke? A stroke is a life-threatening medical condition that occurs when blood flow to the brain is blocked or a rupture in the blood vessels that carry blood to the brain. When the brain lacks blood, it leads to oxygen deficiency, which leads to injury or...

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How to Improve Hand Function After a Stroke

How to Improve Hand Function After a Stroke

After a stroke, many people experience hand paralysis or weakness. This can make everyday tasks very difficult. However, there are things you can do to improve hand function. With the help of exercises and hand recovery devices, you can regain use of your hand and...

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