Stroke Statistics for Women and Racial-Ethnic Minorities
“Women, Hispanics and African-Americans in the U.S. have higher stroke risks and lower recognition of stroke warning signs compared to any other population.
Some risk factors for stroke, such as genetics or family history cannot be controlled. Other risk factors such as high blood pressure and diabetes can go unrecognized and untreated. Minorities and Stroke video, available in English and Spanish educates the public about risk of stroke and the need to act FAST.
Get the facts and learn how you can manage stroke risk. Watch this video infographic then share with your family and friends.”