In regional clinical hospital will be a press conference with the aim of awareness-raising campaigns on the fight against stroke among the population of Zaporozhye region
In the world every 6 seconds a person dies due to stroke. The victims of this disease become both older and young people who do not look after their health and neglect the simple rules of prevention – regular monitoring of doctors, the blood pressure measurement.
A stroke is an acute cerebrovascular disease. It can cause a clot that occlude a cerebral vessel or rupture a blood vessel in the brain, causing brain cells are deprived of oxygen and die.
Risk factors for stroke are: hypertension, high cholesterol, diabetes, heart disease, Smoking, overweight, stress, lack of exercise.
Symptoms of a stroke:
– inability to smile,
– asymmetry one half of the face,
– inability to raise two hands
– violation of speech
– sudden severe headache.
How to prevent disease and what to do in case of its occurrence tell:
• head, division of vascular and endovascular surgery Ermolaev, Evgeny Vasilievich;
• head of the Department of neurology for patients with ischemic Maratova Leila Yu. n.
Visit the conference say STOP stroke!
Those wishing to participate are waiting for July 28 at 9: 30 at the main building of the hospital.
Tel.(095) 388 35 02, (099) 602 89 52.