Stroke- Leading cause of death and disability in India

As per reports, stroke is one of the leading cause of death and disability in India.

Data reveals that 1.5 million new cases of deaths and disability caused by stroke are reported every year.

Experts now state that a stroke can happen to anyone and in all age groups, social status and gender. Lately young people below the age of 40 have also found to have suffered strokes.

People who have health issues like high blood pressure, diabetes, high blood cholesterol and intake of oral contraceptives are especially at risk.

A healthy and active lifestyle can help prevent stroke.

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