Below is an infographic from Mount Sinai Hospital which provides a comprehensive description of the types, treatments as well as the signs of a stroke. Knowing the signs of a stroke can get people to the hospital promptly and reduce the severity and/or risk of disability.
Having atrial fibrillation is one of the risk factors for stroke. Check out 5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Atrial Fibrillation & Why You Should Care to learn more. Additionally, John and Sharon Anderson share their story of the importance of rehabilitation after stroke in the post Life After Discharge From Stroke. For journal article summaries on stroke, check out this link.
Source: Mount Sinai Hospital