….consciousness evolving. Please note that one, none, or all of the signs and symptoms discussed today may be present before a stroke or during a stroke occurring. As stated yesterday, time to hospital is of great importance; if you think that a stroke may be occurring, call 111 and clearly explain the situation and your concerns.
Other conditions can also cause the symptoms above, including epilepsy, migraine and low blood glucose levels.
Tomorrow we look at what the new guideline says about managing a stroke.
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