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Federal Issues

Send a message to your elected officials in Congress about legislation that has the potential to improve the lives of stroke survivors, caregivers and their families or to support stroke prevention activities. Take action today on the following issues.

21st Century Cures Act

Ask your elected officials to support the 21st Century Cures Act to increase funding for medical research and help spur the development of new treatments and therapies for conditions like stroke.

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Expand Access to Telemedicine

The FAST Act would expand access to telestroke care to all Americans on Medicare. Urge Congress to speed the diagnosis and treatment of stroke and support this bill today!

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Reduce Financial Burdens on Caregivers

Ask Congress to reduce financial burdens on caregivers by supporting the AGE Act!

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Support Prescription Synchronization

Tell Congress that you support research into ways to increase medication adherence, like prescription synchronization!

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Increase Funding for Medical Research

Tell Congress that you support increased funding for medical research at the National Institutes of Health and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention!

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Make Returning to Work Easier for Stroke Survivors

Over half of stroke survivors are able to return to work following their strokes. The Return to Work Awareness Act provides resources to make returning to work easier for stroke survivors. Ask your members of Congress to support this bill today!

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Expand Access to Telemedicine

The CONNECT for Health Act would expand access to telehealth - including telestroke care - to all Americans on Medicare. Urge Congress to speed the diagnosis and treatment of stroke and support this bill today!

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