Tag: Stroke

Video: Jill Bolte Taylor’s Stroke of Insight

Neuroanatomist Jill Bolte Taylor had an opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: One morning, she realized she was having a massive stroke. As it happened — as she felt her brain functions slip away one by one, speech, movement, understanding — she studied and remembered every moment. This is a powerful story about how…

June Is Stroke Month #StrokeMonth

Stroke Warning Signs

Stroke can happen to anyone, at any time, and at any age. Gear up with lifesaving information, not just for yourself, but also for your family, your friends, and others around you. Stroke happens when blood flow to your brain is interrupted, and cells are damaged or die as a result.   Among other physical…