SHTF First Aid: Handling a Stroke

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SHTF First Aid:  Handling a Stroke

A stroke is a blockage of blood flow to the brain, normally due to a blood clot.  They range from minor to deadly depending on the degree and nature of the blockage.   Symptoms of a stroke can also range from being obvious to nearly impossible to detect.  Let’s look at some common signs and symptoms that can indicate someone is having a stroke so you can seek out immediate medical attention.