Aphasia is a condition caused by damage to the brain in the areas you use for communication following a stroke, traumatic brain injury (TBI), brain tumour or, as in the case of Bruce Willis, some kinds of dementia.
Aphasia effects a person’s communication, not their intelligence. Read more here...
When it comes to stroke, being fast in recognizing its symptoms and seeking medical attention quicking is important. Many strokes are treatable if noticed quickly. To help get the word out about this medical professionals use the acronym