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Stroke: Is It All in Your Head?

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by Amy Yin, M.D., and Stephan Esser, M.D.

Stop for a moment and gently place your fingers on the side of your neck.Do you feel that pulsation? It’s your carotid artery, one of the main vessels that carry over 750ml of life-giving blood to the brain every minute. Interrupt that flow even for a few seconds and catastrophe can occur. In the...

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