Wider Window for Stroke Treatment, But Time Still Matters

  

Six hours used to be the narrow time frame stroke victims had to get life-saving treatment once the first symptoms started. But new guidelines from the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association suggest that window of time could be… [Read More]

Wear Red for Women on February 7th

  

Raise Awareness About Heart Disease Among Women Did you know… Heart disease is still the No. 1 killer of women, causing 1 in 3 deaths each year? Did you know… Heart disease claims the lives of nearly a half-million American… [Read More]

Stroke Awareness Month

  

Every year, about 795,000 Americans suffer a stroke; 610,000 are first attacks. Stroke is the third leading cause of death in America. Know and control the modifiable risk factors of hypertension, diabetes, cigarette smoking, stress, healthy weight and nutrition. The… [Read More]