Recognizing 5 Warning Signs of Stroke Could Save A Life The Good Life
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Recognizing 5 Warning Signs of Stroke Could Save A Life

Numbness in a part of the face or body

A stroke can affect motor functions. The nerve fibers located in the cerebral hemispheres are managed by the opposite parts of the brain: thus the right part of the body is controlled by the left part of the brain and vice versa.

When a stroke affects the motor area of a cerebral hemisphere, the opposite part of the body can be paralyzed, this is called hemiplegia. open next page to see More