Stroke Articles A-Z
Stroke Research - Stroke Symptoms
This page contains links to eMedTV Stroke Articles containing information on subjects from Stroke Research to Stroke Symptoms. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
Descriptions of Articles
- Stroke Research
One current aspect of stroke research involves a study of the causes of stroke at a cellular level. This eMedTV Web page offers a discussion of other research now under way to better understand, diagnose, and treat strokes.
- Stroke Risk Factors
Smoking, high blood pressure, and diabetes can all increase your chances of having a stroke. This eMedTV page discusses these and other risk factors for stroke, explaining which ones you can control and which ones you can't.
- Stroke Statistics
About 40 percent of stroke survivors have impairments that require special care. This eMedTV Web page discusses other statistics concerning strokes, including those that help illustrate the economic impact of strokes.
- Stroke Symptoms
Sudden confusion and numbness in the arms, legs, or face are a few common symptoms of a stroke. This eMedTV resource identifies other possible signs and symptoms, explaining how they usually appear suddenly, often with multiple symptoms at once.
- Stroke Symptons
Stroke symptoms can include dizziness, confusion, and numbness or weakness in the limbs or face. This eMedTV article describes common symptoms of a stroke. Stroke symptons is a common misspelling of stroke symptoms.
- Stroke Symtoms
Symptoms of a stroke may strike suddenly and can include loss of balance, confusion, and severe headache. This eMedTV Web page lists common signs and links to more information. Stroke symtoms is a common misspelling of stroke symptoms.