Prevent the Onset of Stroke with These Simple Tips
Wed, 14 May 2014 13:18:19 GMT — The month of May marks Stroke Awareness Month. Important because the risk for stroke is high in the Rio Grande Valley due to the high incidence of diabetes and high blood pressure. Hundreds of people walk through the doors of local hospitals each year with the symptoms of stroke, but for many, it TMs unfortunately too late. Dr. Ameer Hassan, a neurologist with Valley Baptist Medical Center, joined Action 4 Sunrise this morning. He discussed symptoms, signs, and prevention of the stroke.