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Understanding cardiovascular diseases
Understanding cardiovascular diseases

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strokes

The collective name given to a blocked or burst blood vessel(s) in the brain. The severity of a stroke can vary according to the area of brain affected. Strokes can kill or cause major disability, although full recovery is possible after a minor stroke.

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