A stroke causes brain tissue to die, which can lead to brain damage, disability, and death. Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the world and the leading cause of serious long-term disability. This episode discusses the Causes, Symptoms & Management of Stroke w/Uche Anyanwagu MD, PhD. Uche Anyanwagu is a clinical epidemiologist and primary care physician, with a first degree in Medicine and Surgery from the Abia State University, Nigeria, and a Masters and doctoral degree in Applied and Clinical Epidemiology respectively, at the University of Nottingham, UK. He is currently a post doctoral researcher with a research focus on cardiometabolic events. Connect with him via Facebook: Uche Anyanwagu, LinkedIn: Uche Anyanwagu, Twitter: @ucheanyanwagu, IG: @ucheanyanwagu, gmail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Get his book "Before Your Next Sex" via Amazon or his webiste on https://ucheanyanwagu.com (for Nigerian residents).