Stroke: Recovery depends on how fast treatment begins

A stroke occurs when blood supply to a part of the brain is disrupted, causing brain cells to die. Compromised blood flow to the brain can be due to lack of oxygen, blockage of blood flow, or rupture of an artery to the brain.

Dr. Evans Nyambega knows from his own experience the need for increased stroke awareness and prevention in Kenya

Dr Evans Nyambega is a pharmacist by profession. He is a stroke survivor as well as a founder and chairman of the Stroke Association of Kenya. Dr Nyambega is a stroke advocate in Kenya and is passionate about stroke prevention and the plight of stroke survivors.