Mexico – A cerebral infarction is one Main causes of death In Mexico, for this reason the Mexican Company of Emergency Medicine has presented a journey of social responsibility to prevent it and make its symptoms known.
Cerebral infarction is more likely to occur in people 65 years of age or older due to common causes such as obesity, diabetes, smoking, sedentary lifestyle, high blood pressure, heart disease and more.
Symptoms of cerebral infarction
It is important to immediately identify a cerebral infarction, as this identification within the first four hours of the beginning helps to save the patient's life. The main symptoms are:
- Difficult to talk
- Do not coordinate movements
- Loss of power
- Face asymmetry
- Lack of feeling in the tongue
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Medical recommendations indicate that to prevent this type of accidents, it is necessary to take a balanced diet, exercise, keep stress under control, address the problems of overweight and obesity, in addition to stop drinking alcohol and smoking.