If someone is having a stroke, time matters. The sooner they can receive care, the better chance of both short-term and long-term recovery. When it comes to giving the best care possible, time is of the essence. Every minute we can save by restoring blood flow to the brain helps a patient on their road to recovery.
Personal risk factors
You can decrease your risk for stroke by modifying/controlling the risk factors which you have. Make sure to take your medications as prescribed, maintain a healthy diet, exercise regularly and do not smoke.