Stoke

A very familiar word "Paralysis" is also known as Stroke. Stroke ususally occurs because of the interrupted or reduced blood supply to a certain part of the brain, because of which there is tissue damage due to lack of nutrients and oxygen, resulting in death of the brain cells. One has to pay attention, to certain symptoms like difficulty in speaking and understanding what others are saying, there is weakness or inability to  use arm and leg or drooping of the face, improper vision, headache and trouble in walking. If you experience or see anyone facing such symptoms, you can need to call for an emergency and seek for medical attention. There is a need to think FAST, which stands for FACE- Asking the patient smile and checking if the one side of the face droop

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Stoke

A very familiar word "Paralysis" is also known as Stroke. Stroke ususally occurs because of the interrupted or reduced blood supply to a certain part of the brain, because of which there is tissue damage due to lack of nutrients and oxygen, resulting in death of the brain cells. One has to pay attention, to certain symptoms like difficulty in speaking and understanding what others are saying, there is weakness or inability to  use arm and leg or drooping of the face, improper vision, headache and trouble in walking. If you experience or see anyone facing such symptoms, you can need to call for an emergency and seek for medical attention. There is a need to think FAST, which stands for FACE- Asking the patient smile and checking if the one side of the face droop. ARMS- Asking the patient to raise both the arms, and checking if the person is anle to equaaly raise both the hands, SPEECH- Asking the patient to repeat a simple phrase, and checking for the speech alterations, TIME- If any of the symptoms are observed it is always important to call for emergency medical help. Stroke can be of three types  Ischaemic Stroke which occurs due to a blocked artery, Hemorrhagic Stroke occurs due to leaking or bursting of a blood vessel and Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA) occurs due to temporary decrease in blood supply to a part of brain, but it a mild form of stroke, this can last for 5 minutes. One must get overcautious if one is obese, physically inactive, high in alcohol consumption, drug abuse, and if one has certain medical issues like high blood pressure, smoker, high cholesterol, diabetes, obstructive sleep apnea, cardiovascular disease, family histor of stroke, etc. If a person is diagnosed with Stroke, experiences certain complications like loss of muscle movement, difficulty in speaking or swallowing the food, loss of memory or understanding things, emotional problems like depression, pain, etc. It is necessary to continue with the medications precribed by the doctors. Physiotherapy plays a vital role in the recovery and maintenece of patient's condition. A physiotherapist must be appointed for the patient to ensure the right rehabilitation programme and he will also educate the pateint certain exercises which are to be done by the patient with the help of the attendants at home at least twice a day and should be done by the therapist once a day

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