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Mobility After Stroke

Moving around safely and easily is not something you may think about, until you have had a stroke. Each year more than 795,000 people in the United States suffer strokes. As a result, many of these survivors have paralysis and/or balance problems. Statistics show that 40 percent of all stroke survivors suffer serious falls within

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Explaining Stroke Brochure

Explaining Stroke is a practical step-by-step booklet that explains how a stroke happens, different types of stroke and how to prevent a stroke. Many people think a stroke happens in the heart, but it actually happens in the brain. © 2018 View Spanish Version.

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Living with the Burden of PBA: Education for Patients and Caregivers (Flyer and Webinar)

Recorded Live Tuesday, June 20, 2017 Now Available On Demand About the Program Pseudobulbar affect (PBA) causes sudden, unpredictable episodes of crying or laughing that seem overreactive or out of place. Often confused with depression, PBA occurs when a neurologic conditions or brain injury (like Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, ALS, dementia, multiple sclerosis or stroke) disrupts signals

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Pseudobulbar Affect After a Stroke

Many stroke survivors experience Pseudobulbar Affect (PBA) after a stroke. This condition can be difficult to diagnose and can have a profound effect on stroke survivors. Learn more about this common post-stroke condition and how to manage it. © 2015

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Clinical Trials

Learn about clinical trials and what to expect. Knowing all you can about clinical trials can help you better decide whether or not to take part in one. © 2015

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Caregivers and Stroke

As the primary caregiver for a stroke survivor, you are a very important part of the recovery process. While this role can be very rewarding, it can also be challenging. This brochure will help you during the recovery journey, with tips on how to improve well-being for both your loved one and you. © 2012

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Diabetes and Stroke

This brochure helps you understand the connection between diabetes and stroke, recognize the risk factors, and take steps to stay healthy. © 2013

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Medication Adherence and Compliance

Get the most out of your medications with information about filling and refilling prescriptions, talking with doctors and pharmacies, overcoming cost barriers, and tracking and organizing single or multiple medications. © 2012

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Stroke and Vision Loss

Vision loss can be both a symptom and result of a stroke. Temporary vision loss can be a sign of impending stroke and requires immediate medical attention. Learn about how stroke may affect vision and what to do about it. © 2012