A simple animation explaining what a stroke is, how to recognise the key symptoms, how it is treated, and what we can all do to prevent strokes from happening. We hope this video will be useful to you and those around you.Licenses to use this video for educational purposes can be purchased at: https://www.boclips.com/**If you enjoyed this video, remember to like it, share it and subscribe to our channel to see more great content**ABOUT US: HealthSketch is a channel about conveying health information in visually engaging ways, empowering us all to lead healthier lives. For more information, visit:Website: http://www.health-sketch.com/Facebook: http://facebook.com/healthsketchTwitter: https://twitter.com/health_sketchWhiteboard Animation by Russ Law: [email protected]: All content, including graphics, audio, text, and links, is for information and education purposes only. This video should not be considered a substitute for professional medical care, so if you have further questions or concerns, please consult a medical professional.TRANSLATIONS: Many thanks to Youtube community translators who have kindly volunteered subtitles in different languages. While we are unable to verify their accuracy, we welcome new submissions to help reach audiences around the world. If subtitles are not available in your local language, please consider contributing subtitles.