Home Care and Support for Post-Stroke Recovery – Stroke Caregivers throughout New York City including Manhattan, Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens, Staten Island and Nassau County.
A stroke occurs when the flow of blood to part of the brain is blocked, resulting in a lack of oxygen to brain cells. Without oxygen, the brain cells will start to die. As people age, risk factors such as high blood pressure and high cholesterol increase your chances of having a stroke or developing heart disease.
There are two basics kinds of strokes.