Warning Signs You May Be Having a Stroke Featured Popular
Show: Ask Dr. DeSilva
James Beckerman, M.D.
Stroke Prevention and Treatment
Do you know the warning signs of a stroke? They include; Sudden numbness or weakness of the face, arm or leg, especially on one side of the body; Sudden confusion, trouble speaking or understanding; Sudden trouble seeing in one or both eyes and more...WebMD Heart Expert, Dr. James Beckerman joins the show to discuss the warning signs and how to prevent and treat a stroke!
Stroke is a medical emergency. If you notice one or more of these sign, Call 9-1-1 or your emergency medical services and get to a hospital right away!
James Beckerman, M.D. is the WebMD Heart Expert and MedHelp Weight Loss and Healthy Lifestyle Expert. He graduated from Harvard College and Harvard Medical School and completed his internal medicine and cardiology training at Massachusetts General Hospital and Stanford University. Dr. Beckerman serves on the Oregon Governor's Council for Physical Fitness and Sports and lives in Portland, Oregon, where he practices cardiology with the Providence Heart and Vascular Institute. He is excited to share his solution for a fit, heart-healthy lifestyle with publication of The Flex Diet later this year.
The Flex Diet
Dr. Derrick DeSilva