What Every Officer Needs to Know About Strokes

Studies show that 93% of the population knows that sudden numbness on one side as a symptom of stroke. However, only 38% were aware of all five of the major symptoms and knew to call 9-1-1 when someone was having a stroke. Where do you stand on the stroke...


There is a new movement pushing for people to think of a stroke as a "brain-attack" like a heart attack.  Essentially they are the same thing, but the blockages are in different organs.  Well, they can transplant hearts now, brains not so much.  So take care of yourself—remember a brain is a terrible thing to waste.

 

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