Luke-Perry---Stroke-in-Young-Adults Luke Perry - Stroke in Young Adults

Luke Perry - Stroke in Young Adults


Luke Perry

Fans who watched 90210 or Riverdale will be saddened to hear that actor Luke Perry experienced a massive stroke recently.

Sadly, at only 52, Mr. Perry passed away. While many think that stroke only affects older populations, 15 percent of strokes happen to people under 50.

Young stroke survivors face some unique challenges in their recovery and it's never too early to think about stroke prevention. This article from the Globe and mail highlights preventative measures you can take to reduce your risk of stroke.

This month, After Stroke is going to put a special focus on young stroke survivors and their experiences. Share your share story through posting and commenting on our After Stroke Facebook page.