Every 40 seconds, someone in America has a stroke. Find out what you can do to avoid stroke or how to recognize the signs of a stroke—the third leading cause of death in Pennsylvania.

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  • » Know Stroke Risk Factors and Your Numbers
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  • » Signs and Symptoms of Stroke
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