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Be prepared if a stroke strikes you or a loved one, and take steps to prevent this emergency.

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How to Beat Metabolic Syndrome
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How to Beat Metabolic Syndrome

Avoid heart attack and stroke with healthy lifestyle choices. Your heart will thank you!

Under 45? Stroke Can Happen to You
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Under 45? Stroke Can Happen to You

Think you’re too young to have a stroke? Think again.

Keep the Beat and Prevent Strokes
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Keep the Beat and Prevent Strokes

What you need to know about atrial fibrillation (A-Fib) and lowering your risk for stroke.

Learn How to Reduce Your Stroke Risk
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Learn How to Reduce Your Stroke Risk

Managing your health and making lifestyle changes can pay off.

Arteriovenous Malformation: Stroke of Bad Luck?
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Arteriovenous Malformation: Stroke of Bad Luck?

This tangled web of blood vessels is treatable.

Control Stress, Control Your Stroke Risk
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Control Stress, Control Your Stroke Risk

Take care of yourself so you can take care of those who count on you.

Go for the Flow to Prevent Clogged Neck Arteries and Stroke
Tips to Live Well (and Safely) with Blood Thinners
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Tips to Live Well (and Safely) with Blood Thinners

Know how to recognize and manage bleeding, the chief side effect of lifesaving blood thinners.

New Ways to Save Your Brain During Stroke
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New Ways to Save Your Brain During Stroke

Technology comes to the rescue when every moment matters.

What Happens During a Stroke?
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What Happens During a Stroke?

A loss of blood flow to the brain can cause slight or severe damage, depending on location and duration of the stroke.

Migraines and Stroke: Is There a Link?
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Migraines and Stroke: Is There a Link?

Preventing migraines may reduce your long-term risk of stroke.

Test Your Stroke IQ
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Test Your Stroke IQ

What you know about stroke could save your life. Take the quiz to learn more.

High Blood Pressure: The Heartbreaking Truth
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High Blood Pressure: The Heartbreaking Truth

Know your risk to win the fight against the silent killer.

Protect Yourself from the Health Risks of Menopause
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Protect Yourself from the Health Risks of Menopause

During menopause, heart disease and bone loss increase as estrogen levels fall.

Take Brain Health to Heart
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Take Brain Health to Heart

Make smart lifestyle choices to help reduce your risk of stroke.

Stroke Recovery: How Long Does It Take?
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Stroke Recovery: How Long Does It Take?

The odds of recovering quickly are best if you seek immediate treatment for stroke.

Should I Worry About a TIA?
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Should I Worry About a TIA?

Don’t second-guess yourself if you experience any of these “mini-stroke” symptoms.

Respond to Stroke Symptoms F.A.S.T.
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Respond to Stroke Symptoms F.A.S.T.

(F)ace drooping, (A)rm weakness, (S)peech slurring and (T)ime: Remember these stroke signs and what to do.

Making the Most of Life after Stroke
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Making the Most of Life after Stroke

Get your life back on track with some adaptations and smart lifestyle choices.

Making a Comeback: Stroke Rehab
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Making a Comeback: Stroke Rehab

Learn more about recovery with stroke rehab, the rehab team and choosing a place for rehab.

Know These Eight Controllable Risk Factors for Stroke
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Know These Eight Controllable Risk Factors for Stroke

Do everything you can to protect yourself from having a stroke.

Equip Yourself for Stroke Recovery
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Equip Yourself for Stroke Recovery

Follow these steps to get the most from devices that can help you recover from stroke.

Eight Tips for Caregiving after a Stroke
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Eight Tips for Caregiving after a Stroke

In the aftermath of stroke, follow these guidelines to take care of yourself and your loved one.

Debunking 10 Myths about Stroke
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Debunking 10 Myths about Stroke

Separate fact from fiction when it comes to stroke, a leading cause of death and disability in the U.S.

Coping with Depression and Chronic Illness
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Coping with Depression and Chronic Illness

Break free from depression, even if you’re dealing with chronic illness.

Amazing Tech Advances for Stroke Rehab
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Amazing Tech Advances for Stroke Rehab

Robotics and virtual reality can bring faster results.

Connecting the Dots: PTSD and Stroke
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Connecting the Dots: PTSD and Stroke

The surprising link between a mental condition and a physical one.

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Consistent timing and doses are important to control clotting, blood pressure, cholesterol, heart rhythm problems and diabetes.

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