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Sep 17, 2013 · Approximately 15% of all ischemic strokes (IS) occur in young adults and adolescents. 1 – 8 Compared with stroke in older adults, stroke in the young has a disproportionately large economic impact by leaving victims disabled before their most productive years. To date, only limited prior public health and research efforts have specifically addressed stroke in the young.Cited by: 104. Meaningful discussions from stroke survivors and stroke caregivers about broad stroke-related topics. Things like acceptance issues, SSDI, celebrity stroke survivors, stroke issues and stroke stories in the media, etc. (NOTE: For insurance and health care system topics, please use the 'Health Care Issues and Concerns' forum below.).
Mar 29, 2019 · Reduce your risk of having a stroke as a young adult. While many of the causes of stroke in young adults relate to more unusual medical conditions or conditions you are born with, you can still decrease your chances of having a stroke by modifying lifestyle-related risk factors.Views: 5.2K. Ignorance of stroke symptoms means many young stroke patients may be misdiagnosed or are delayed in getting access to care. I also use my voice to spread the word that all stroke survivors are not the same. I help others understand the differences between .