Here’s what scientists are finding are top risks for a stroke:

7. High-fat diet

6. Being single

5. Being unhappy = Happiness is music to your cardiovascular system

4. Being obese

3. Smoking

2. Being born in the wrong demographic (for a stroke)

1. Being a born-and-bred Southerner

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