Twenty two years ago, President George Bush signed a proclamation designating May as National Stroke Month. Since then, with the help of the American and National Stroke Associations, May has been a time for education and outreach to save lives and lessen the effects of Stroke.
In the video, Dr. Altschul describes the early symptoms of stroke such as:
Dr. Altschul stresses the importance of early treatment. If you or anyone you know experiences any of the warning signs of a stoke, get to a hospital right away.
There are many treatments that can be given and in the video Dr. Altschul describes two state-of-the-art treatment options in particular:
Watch Dr. Dorothea Altschul in her video, Warning Signs and Breakthrough Treatments for Stroke.
Learn more about Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease.
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