Stroke And The Three Nuns

What is the stroke definition?

A stroke is a sudden loss of brain function. It is caused by the interruption of the flow of blood in part of the brain. There are two kinds of stroke :

  1. The most common is ischemic stroke. Is is caused by a blood clot in the brain.
  2. The other kind of stroke is hemorrhagic stroke. It is caused by bleeding in the brain.

One of the risk factors for having a stroke is high blood pressure. High blood pressure which is often seen in the elderly.

Can you identify the kind of stroke described in the following story? Continue reading “Stroke And The Three Nuns”

Measles Virus

Isn’t it a better idea to die of old age?

Winner of British Animation Award 2008, public choice: commercial category – We made this film for Amnesty International – Brian Cox is the voice of Measles.. an attempt to lure people back to old fashioned, diseased dying instead of the more modern war and killing style demises! ‘It’s just not natural!’

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Measles Outbreaks