Mini stroke symptoms: Four ways to prevent a transient ischaemic attack happening

MINI stroke symptoms are the same as those of a stroke, but they tend to only last for a few minutes or hours. It’s important to be aware of all the signs because a mini stroke could mean you’re at risk of having a full stroke in the near future, which can have fatal consequences. There are five ways to prevent one happening.

Mini strokes are also known as a TIA - a transient ischaemic attack.

Like strokes, a TIA is caused by a blood clot blocking an artery leading to the brain.

The symptoms are the same as those of a stroke, and usually begin suddenly. The difference is the symptoms only last for a few minutes or hours as the blockage is temporary.

A TIA is a warning that you may be at risk of having a full stroke in the near future - but how can you prevent one happening in the first...
source: Express

2018-05-25 20:03
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