Premier Health providers answer frequently asked questions about stroke.

Can a TIA serve as nature's warning sign?

Yes. A TIA is nature's warning sign that you could be having a stroke. It could be a warning sign that there may be something wrong with your heart or your blood vessels that needs to be evaluated on an emergency basis.

Source: Bryan Ludwig, MD, Clinical Neuroscience Institute; John Terry, MD, Clinical Neuroscience Institute; Elizabeth Marriott, MD, Clinical Neuroscience Institute

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