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Let's Talk About Stroke
Not all strokes can be prevented, there's a ton you can do to protect yourself. We cover everything you need to know.
Let's Talk About the Causes of Stroke
On the health-fear meter, strokes are right up there with heart attacks. The causes are similar, too.
15 Minutes Can Make all the Difference When You Have a Stroke
Getting prompt treatment after a stroke could save your life. Learn the signs here.
A Faster Way to Spot a Stroke
Fast action is essential when it comes to treating an ischemic stroke. Here are six signs that can help identify victims.
How Stroke Affects the Brain
The potential for recovery depends on which portions of the brain were damaged by the stroke. Here’s what you need to know.
How to Find the Best Care After a Stroke
Studies show that stroke rehabilitation helps in even the most severe instances. Here are the the newest evidence-based recommendations.