Author: Shin Jung Park (Daegu Dongho High School, Grade 12)

Stroke is one of the most common leading causes of death. In America, it is the 5th leading cause of death with one person dying every 4 minutes. In Korea, it is also one of the leading cause of deaths especially for people working in their 50s or older. It is important to understand the cause and the prevention methods of stroke.

Research Paper Source: Various Stroke and Symptoms and Causes