Today stroke is the leading cause of disability worldwide and the second leading cause of death, but almost all strokes could be prevented. (World Stroke Organization)

Having a stroke inevitably brings a high level of damage to the person’s health, and brain cells in particular. To reduce the negative outcomes of having a stroke, it is crucial to recognize it as soon as possible. So here are the most common signs and symptoms of it:

  1. Sudden numbness in the face or any part of the body
  2. Speech difficulty
  3. Having trouble walking
  4. Having trouble seeing clearly
  5. Confusion
  6. Severe headache

If you or someone else experiences any of these symptoms, immediately call emergency services for professional diagnosis.

Let’s spread more awareness to minimize the consequences of having a stroke!