UPMC Stroke Institute: What You Need to Know About Strokes

The most common type of stroke, an acute ischemic stroke, which is caused by a clot in an artery of the brain, represents a significant impact to the health of the global population.  Each year there are approximately 800,000 strokes … Read More....

Can You Spot the Signs of a Stroke?

Every 40 seconds someone in the US has a stroke and every 4 minutes someone dies of one, but do you know what to look for to recognize a stroke? Each year approximately 795,000 people in the United States suffer … Read More....