HealthWatch: Young Adults and Stroke

Roughly ten percent of strokes occur in patients 18 to 50 years old. Most doctors assume those patients have a great chance at a full recovery; however according to researchers in the Netherlands, one third of people who survive a stroke before age 50 are unable to live independently or they will need assistance with daily activities even ten years after their stroke.

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