Stroke Prevention Checklist 

 

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Stroke Prevention Checklist 

 

8 WAYS TO HELP PREVENT A SECOND STROKE.

Up to 80 percent of second clot-related strokes may be preventable. But a lot depends on you. Get your pen out and create your prevention checklist:

  • Monitor your blood pressure.
  • Control your cholesterol.
  • Keep your blood sugar down.
  • Get active.
  • Eat better.
  • Lose weight if you need to.
  • Don't smoke, Period.
  • Talk to your doctor about aspirin or other medications. Aspirin is not appropriate for everyone, so be sure to talk to your doctor before you begin an aspirin regimen.

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