The subject of strokes has always been focused on the older members of the generation. This is rapidly becoming an epidemic in our younger adults. Ages 35 and up are being effected and becoming disabled or dying at alarming rates because they are unaware and unfamiliar with the notion that strokes can effect ANYONE and ANY AGE. There are area in The U.S. that are know as the Stroke Belt, areas that strokes are killing as many people each year as heart attacks, of not more. To learn more about the symptoms and signs, type in the words Young Stroke to your search engines, join the Facebook page under the same name. There are so many amazing people that are being taken from us each year because they aren't more educated about strokes. May is stroke awareness month, become aware, and take care.