What are women’s stroke risks?

An episode of House Calls: Real Docs, Real Talk

Stroke can be different between women and men. In the United States, stroke kills more women and is more likely to be the first cardiovascular disease to appear. Dr. Mitch Elkind, a neurologist who has researched stroke prevention and treatment extensively, joins House Calls to discuss the unique stroke risk factors women face, the symptoms they should know, and how stroke can be prevented.

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