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Monday, April 13, 2015

A stroke can be unsettling. And many stroke survivors may experience post-traumatic stress disorder as they adapt and cope with all the changes in their lives after a stroke.

Friday, April 3, 2015

Electrical stimulation may sound jolting, but it can actually be an effective treatment for improving movement and spasticity.

Monday, March 30, 2015

Early indications are that a surgical procedure using cutting-edge technology is a significant breakthrough for treating hemorrhagic strokes.

Friday, March 20, 2015

A cup of coffee is part of many people’s morning routine. Researchers have examined how drinking coffee affects stroke risk and the results may surprise you.

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Stroke has a negative stigma attached to it. Many survivors find that people question their judgment, insight, and capabilities without truly “getting it.”

Thursday, February 26, 2015

After a stroke, many survivors realize they were not well-prepared for an emergency. Discover six simple things you can do in case of a future emergency.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Learn about a major advancement in stroke treatment, how driving can be dangerous post-stroke, why vitamin D may be important for stroke prevention, and more.

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Find out why depression, a well-known condition in stroke survivors, also affects caregivers—and at an even greater rate.

Friday, February 6, 2015

National Stroke Association celebrates as stroke drops from the fourth leading cause of death to fifth.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

New research examined if stroke survivors are receiving enough long-term care and if the answer can be traced to how much rehab was received at the hospital.

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