Brain Attack; Carotid Endarterectomy; Cerebrovascular Disease
A stroke happens when blood flow to the brain stops. There are two different kinds of stroke. The most common is an ischemic stroke, caused by a blood clot that blocks a blood vessel or artery in the brain. The other, less common, is a hemorrhagic stroke, caused when a blood vessel in the brain ruptures and spills blood into the surrounding tissue. Brain cells in the area begin to die, either because they stop getting the oxygen and nutrients they need to function, or they are killed by the rupt...
Nutritional medicine is based on the belief that when the body is supplied with the correct balance of foods, vitamins, and nutrients, it will be healthy. When disease is present, an attempt is made to fortify the affected organs or organ systems through supplemental targeted nutrition.
Stroke as related to Nutritional Medicine
- Stroke: MedlinePlus - U.S. National Library of Medicine
A stroke is a medical emergency. Strokes happen when blood flow to your brain stops. Within minutes, brain cells begin to die. There are two kinds of stroke.
- Experimental & Translational Stroke Medicine
Guideline clinical nutrition in patients with stroke. Wirth R, Smoliner C, Jäger M, Warnecke T, Leischker AH, Dziewas R and The DGEM Steering Committee* …
- Stroke - National Library of Medicine - PubMed Health
A stroke, sometimes referred to as a cerebrovascular accident (CVA), is the rapid loss of brain function due to disturbance in the blood supply to the brain.
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STROKE. A stroke is defined as a sudden loss of brain function due to a blocked or burst blood vessel. There are two classifications of stroke, ischemic and hemorrhagic.
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