World Stroke Day takes place on Oct. 29 every year. It’s a good opportunity to focus on the impact that stroke has on people across the globe and how they can prevent their risk of experiencing an incident. It’s important that seniors, who are particularly vulnerable to heart conditions, know how to lower their chances of having a stroke.
According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, each year, stroke accounts for 1 out of every 20 deaths. Out of the 795,000 people who are affected by the condition, 610,000 are those experiencing a stroke for the …read more