Stroke third leading cause of death in U.S.

DOTHAN Ala. (WTVY)- Southeast Alabama Medical Center hosted their annual Stroke Symposium for first responders, nurses, and doctors at Dothan Country Club.

Having a stroke is the third leading cause of death in the United States.

Knowing the symptoms are important to detect early signs of a mild stroke.

Many symptoms start off slow but progress over time that can cause brain damage and even disability.

SAMC offers over 10 different services, for more information on SAMC’s comprehensive stroke program, call 334-793-8107.

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