" Ocean Beach Hospital 174 1st Ave. N., Ilwaco, WA IS AMERICAN STROKE MONTH. MAY While stroke-threatens millions of lives, it is largely preventable, treatable and beatable.- Together, we can end stroke. G Every 40 seconds someone in the U.S has a stroke G Nearly 2 million brain cells die each minute a stroke goes untreated G Stroke is a leading cause of long-term disability in the U.S. G-80% of all stroke are preventable Follow-LIFEGS SIMPLE 7-and help-PREVENT A STROKE 1. Manage Blood Pressure 2. Control Cholesterol 3. Reduce Blood Sugar 4. Get Active 5. Eat Better 6. Lose Weight 7. Stop Smoking Visit www.strokeassociation.org-to learn more"