India reports 18 lakh stroke cases a year: ISA

The prevalence of stroke is on the rise in India, with as many as 18 lakh stroke cases being reported in India every year, according to the Indian Stroke Association (ISA), which has launched several initiatives to create greater awareness about stroke. Continue Reading

Awareness needed to address rising stroke burden: ISA

Creating awareness about brain stroke and adopting a comprehensive approach is the need of the hour to address the growing burden of stroke, leading neurologists opined at a webinar organised by the Indian Stroke Association (ISA), an organisation advocating scientific research and advances in the field of stroke. Continue Reading

Stroke cases increase in Chennai during pandemic

Stroke cases see a surge in Chennai during the Pandemic, said Apollo Hosptials, adding that its OMR facility saved more than 250 patients between 20 and 80 years of age, from paralysis caused due to Stroke within a span of an eleven months since January 2020. Continue Reading