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Ask An Expert

Ask an expert: Can a traumatic event cause a stroke?

Q: "I have an 80-year-old friend who suffered a stroke during a car accident. She was a passenger in a car that rolled over and left her upside down for about 30 minutes. Could the stress of this accident have caused her stroke? How?"

Ask an Expert: Can you have a stroke and not know it?

Q: Is it possible to have a stroke and not know it, like if you're sleeping or the symptoms are mild?

Ask an Expert: Stroke vs. TIA

“Is a TIA truly a stroke, or is it caused by other problems? What is the process for finding a good specialist?"

Recommended Resource

American Heart Association Website

The American Heart Association website is a patient and care provider resource with information about heart disease, heart attack and stroke.