Newsmax: 7 simple ways to protect yourself against a stroke

| Posted in Brain Education, Brain Injury, Brain Research

Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in this country, killing nearly 130,000 Americans each year. That’s one in every 20 deaths. Stroke is also a leading cause of long-term disability and the leading preventable cause of disability. Dr. Peter Panagos, M.D., FACEP, the Director of Neurovascular Emergencies and Professor of Emergency Medicine and Neurology at Washington University, tells Newsmax Health that strokes can be far more devastating than heart attacks. (June 1, 2018)

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