As Stroke Risk Rises Among Younger Adults, So Does Early Death
Joyce Park stashed this in Brain injury
Younger stroke victims have increased risk for DECADES, with 1 in 5 young stroke survivors dying within 20 years. Meanwhile doctors often misdiagnose strokes in younger people, don't try that hard to figure out the underlying causes, and just send the patient home "healed". Sobering story on just how little we know about brain issues.
I went back and read this again. Definitely sobering.