Coverdell Stroke Program: Ensuring That All Americans Receive the Highest-Quality Care

Coverdell Stroke Program: Ensuring That All Americans Receive the Highest-Quality Care The Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Program, implemented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, tracks and measures acute stroke care in order to improve the quality of care, from first contact with emergency medical services to the hospital and after the patient…

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20 Year-Old Stroke Survivor!

20 Year-Old Stroke Survivor! An active 20-year-old college student suffered a stroke and she joins The Doctors to share about the warning signs. Subscribe to The Doctors: http://bit.ly/SubscribeTheDrs LIKE us on Facebook: http://bit.ly/FacebookTheDoctors Follow us on Twitter: http://bit.ly/TheDrsTwitter Follow us on Pinterest: http://bit.ly/PinterestTheDrs About The Doctors: The Doctors is an Emmy award-winning daytime talk show…

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Exercise After Stroke: University of Pittsburgh's Lauren Oberlin

Exercise After Stroke: University of Pittsburgh's Lauren Oberlin Structured exercise training can significantly improve brain function in stroke survivors, according to research presented at the American Stroke Association’s International Stroke Conference 2017. “Physical activity is extremely helpful for stroke survivors for a number of reasons, and our findings suggest that this may also be a…

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Stroke Risk Factors and Symptoms

Stroke Risk Factors and Symptoms Eric Aldrich, M.D., medical director of the stroke center at Howard County General Hospital, describes what a stroke is, the risk factors, symptoms and steps to take if a stroke is suspected. For more information, visit http://www.hcgh.org/stroke.

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