Harvard Men's Health Watch
The major impact of ministrokes
Often referred to as a ministroke , a transient ischemic attack, or TIA, often lasts only minutes, but acts as a warning for a potential full stroke. Stumble walking across the room? You simply arenít watching your step. Forget a name or canít get out the right words? Itís just a fuzzy senior moment. Feeling a little dizzy? You only need to sit down for a second.