Stroke Awareness Signs from the Hospitals of Texas Health Resources

Stroke Awareness Signs from the Hospitals of Texas Health Resources Quick response is the key to preventing damage from a stroke. Any sudden-onset neurologic symptom can be a sign of a stroke, says Samir Shah, M.D., a neurologist on the medical staff at Texas Health Dallas. If you think someone is having a stroke, think…

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Medical School and Phoenix VA Launch Innovative Research Space

Medical School and Phoenix VA Launch Innovative Research Space On Wednesday, December 9, the college announced its new partnership with the Phoenix VA Health Care System (PVAHCS). The partnership will see the two work collaboratively within a new Research Space. The space will open this month on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus. This innovative partnership will…

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7 Steps to Stroke Recovery – Step #1 – Exercise and Mobility

7 Steps to Stroke Recovery – Step #1 – Exercise and Mobility Last year Stroke Recovery Association of British Columbia (SRABC) developed their successful ‘7 Steps to Stroke Recovery’ video, which has been extensively used by stroke survivors and their families. In 2015 SRABC decided, in collaboration with March of Dimes Canada, to create a…

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Mini Stroke can Shorten Life Expectancy

Mini Stroke can Shorten Life Expectancy Frank Sullivan suffered a massive stroke in his sleep. “My wife found me in bed and called 911 and they came and took me to the hospital.” He was left with lasting damage. “My speech is definitely different than it used to be, obviously,” says Frank. Frank is keenly…

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A Visit to Urban Dictionary- "Crystal Dick"

A Visit to Urban Dictionary- "Crystal Dick" Let that be a lesson…do meth….you cant have sex… (Tonight is the premiere of Breaking Bad, so I decided to tie in a special night for Urban Dictionary to kick this off!)

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