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Raise Awareness of Stroke

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October 29 is World Stroke Day.

National Stroke Association is joining organizations around the world to bring awareness to stroke on World Stroke Day Oct. 29, 2016.

Educate yourself about risk factors—you can lower your chances of having a stroke.

View and share our infographic to learn the Facts vs Fiction and help reduce the incidence of stroke in the U.S. Push for better access to stroke treatments for improved recovery, every second counts when brain tissue is not receiving oxygen.

The Raising Awareness in Stroke Excellence (RAISE) Awards annually recognize individuals and groups from across the country for taking stroke awareness activities to new heights. Awards are given in several categories and recognize people engaged in community-level awareness activities directly supporting the National Stroke Association’s mission.

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For over 30 years we have been the trusted source for free resources and education to the stroke community. Together, we empower survivors and their circle of care to thrive after stroke. Make your tax-deductible donation today to support the growing needs of the stroke community.