In this video Neurologist Dr. Brian O’Shaughnessy talks about why some individuals have strokes.
Some reasons people may have a stroke are:
o Low levels of HDL cholesterol
o Oral contraceptive use
o High BP
What causes a stroke?
o Blocked artery or leaking/bursting of a blood vessel
o Temporary disruption of blood flow to the brain
What should someone do if they suspect a stroke?
o Time is brain – call 911 immediately.