Cerebral Vascular Accident – What Is It Really?

CVA or stroke, is one of the leading causes of death. There can be several causes or conditions that will lead to a stroke, but, the underlying condition has to do with the condition of the blood vessels in your brain.

High blood pressure, diabetes, and athero-scleorsis, are some of the health diseases or conditions that can lead to a compromised vascular system and ultimately lead to a CVA or stroke.

The following video will explain what a stroke is, how it happens and the physical impairments that can take place as a result of stroke.