Caused by high blood pressure, by the rupture of an artery in the brain or by a blocked artery, a stroke can easily lead to death if it is not controlled. When faced with such an attack, there are simple steps to take. In this article, we will study the behaviour to have in case of need to save lives.
Actions that save lives
When the blood or oxygen flowing to the brain is insufficient, there is a high risk of having a stroke. To recognise a stroke, the following symptoms should be observed: a drooping face, a sensation of tingling in the limbs or face, violent and unusual headaches, blurred or even double vision. Stroke is also characterised by dizziness, loss of balance and even fainting. When you experience these symptoms, you should know that it is a stroke. The first thing to do when faced with a stroke is to call for help as soon as possible. While waiting for them to arrive, make sure that the victim is still breathing and that his airways are not blocked. To keep the victim ali...