About 85 percent of strokes are ischemic strokes. lschemic strokes occur when the
arteries to your brain become narrowed or blocked, causing severely reduced blood ow
(ischemia). The most common ischemic strokes include:
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What is it?
HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) is a virus that
attacks the immune system which makes the body
more vulnerable to infections and diseases. It is the
virus that can lead to AIDS.
What is a stroke?
A stroke can be thought of as a brain attack in which there is sudden interruption in the
blood supply of the brain. The two main types of stroke, hemorrhagic and ischemic, differ
remarkably in their nature. Hemorrhagic stroke occurs whe
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Media Influences on Stroke
Media increases stroke awareness through a variety of ways. Stroke brochures are
available in local hospitals for the public to conveniently find and use. Magazines like
StrokeSmart are issued every month through National Stroke
Crohns Disease Notes
The exact cause of Crohns disease is unknown although several theories exist.
Genes and family history are believed to play a big part. People with an affected relative have a 10 fold
greater risk of getting the dis