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