Sunday, August 5, 2007

Stroke Health Quiz

paper and pencil
Stroke (brain attack) is one of the leading causes of death in western countries and the leading cause of adult disability. When a stroke occurs, an emergency treatment is very important. Therefore you should know the symptoms of a stroke. If any such symptom does occur, the affected person may have experienced a stroke or a mini-stroke (transient ischemic attack).

A. What are the five classical signs of a stroke?
B. What are the seven most important stroke risk factors?

Take a paper and a pencil and write down the answers. Then go to this page to check the answers.

And how do you compare with others? Invite a friend to take part!

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