Every year approximately 795,000 suffer a stroke. Stroke is the third leading cause of death in the United States, and more than 140,000 people die each year from stroke in the United States. Stroke is also the leading cause of long-term disability in the United States, with nearly 75% of all strokes effecting people over the age of 65.
Most Americans now little about stroke until it effects them or someone they love. If you or someone you love has suffered a stroke, information is key. Here are some great sources for information, and remember we’re hear to help!