Posts Tagged ‘children and strokes’

In an article in today’s New York Times, there is an article about a 7 year old boy who had a stroke and his family’s ordeal. One of the interesting quotes in this article is “It turns out that stroke, by some estimates, is the sixth leading cause of death in infants and children. And experts say doctors and hospitals need to be far more aggressive in detecting and treating it.”

The article is quite long and very detailed. To read it, and I would recommend that you do, please click here.