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Brain Aneurysm

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Think of 50 people you know, according to a study done by Brain Aneurysm Foundation, one of them has an unruptured aneurysm. A brain aneurysm is weak blood vessel that swells and fills with blood. After this occurs it could put pressure in a nerve or surrounding tissue. If the pressure becomes too much, the aneurysm puts you at a higher risk of experiencing a hemorrhage. A hemorrhage is when a leak or rupture in a blood vessel occurs causing a spilling of blood into surrounding tissue. Brain aneurysms are common, fatal and they do not discriminate, yet they aren’t taught about. Education on cerebral/brain aneurysm is not as common as it should be, and increasing it could only benefit those being taught.

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