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Know the Symptoms of Stroke

When someone suffers a stroke, time is of the utmost importance. Learn to recognize some of the many warning signs of a stroke and call 9-1-1 when you see them.

Memory Loss and Alzheimer's Disease

Memory loss can be due to a functional or emotional problem, or it may be a neuroanatomical issue.


Though stroke is the third leading cause of death in the U.S., many people who experience stroke symptoms don't recognize them.