1. Stroke cause and effects

Stroke cause and effects

13) Ten Common questions after stroke

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  1. Why me?
  2. What causes a stroke?
  3. Are there any warning signs before a stroke happens?
  4. Does age have any bearing on stroke?
  5. Are strokes caused by high blood pressure?
  6. Does exercise help prevent a stroke?
  7. Why do you feel so exhausted after stroke?
  8. How long does recovery take?
  9. Does stroke run in families?
  10. How can Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland help?

For the answers to these questions see Chest, Heart and Stroke Scotland (CHSS) CHSS factsheet: Ten common questions after stroke [.pdf]