Stroke Causes, Signs, Treatment & Prevention: VHC's Benny Kim, M.D. Appears on WERP's Aging Matters Podcast
Strokes are the fifth leading cause of death in the United States. Nearly 800,000 people have a stroke each year--about one person every 40 seconds. Knowing causes and risk factors that may lead to a stroke as well as warning signs and symptoms, can save a life. Virginia Hospital Center's Benny Kim, M.D., Interventional and Vascular Neurology, recently appeared on WERA's Aging Matters program to discuss the causes, risk factors, signs and symptoms, treatment, recovery/rehabilitation, and prevention of strokes.