It has been reported that Luke Perry mostly known for his role in 90210 and Riverdale has passed away yesterday due to a massive stroke. He is 52 years old and leaves behind two children and a fiance. His sudden death has left a lot of people shocked. Condolences to his family and friends.
Stroke is the second leading cause of death worldwide. Stroke often effects older individuals. However it has been recently reported that stroke rates among young people are increasing.
Individuals who smoke, have diabetes, high blood pressure, obesity are at high risk for stroke. You can lower your chances of a stroke by lowering your calories, avoiding foods with high trans and saturated fats. Exercising and cutting down sodium intake can help lower stroke.
The symptoms to look for when having a stroke is
1. Droopy face.
2. Sudden weakness in the face, arms and legs
3. Difficulty with speech
4. Sudden confusion
5. Trouble walking and dizziness
If you or someone you know is experiencing these symptoms call 911 immediately.