One is Enough
One is Enough
Previous heart attack or ischemic stroke puts you at a higher risk of having another one.
I WILL Prevent Another Heart Attack or Stroke
1 in 4 heart attack and stroke survivors will have another. Yet, up to 80% of heart attacks and strokes may be prevented with a combination of medication, such as aspirin,* and healthy habits that can have a big impact.
Lower Your Risk of Another Heart Attack or Stroke
Managing your blood pressure, cholesterol, diabetes, and taking medications like aspirin*—as recommended by a doctor—may help prevent another event.
What to Do Instead of Having Another Stroke
About one in four heart attack and stroke survivors suffers a second one — but it doesn’t have to be that way. Take this checklist to your next doctor’s visit, and ask about ways to reduce your risk by creating a prevention plan.
Want to connect with other survivors?
Join our Support Network. Here's what you'll get:
- Share your story with others
- Get answers to your questions from healthcare professionals
- Interact with others on your own forum
- Learn about regaining independence
Use the letters in "F.A.S.T." to spot signs of a stroke and know when to call 9-1-1.
By learning and sharing the F.A.S.T. warning signs, you just might save a life from stroke.
Preventing Another Stroke Michael Johnson
Preventing Another Stroke- Annie Smith
Preventing Another Stroke- Dave Kim
Preventing Another Stroke - Mike Willis
Preventing Another Stroke Toni Guzman
ASA and Bayer Aspirin Secondary Prevention Announcement
*Aspirin is not appropriate for everyone, so be sure to talk to your doctor before you begin an aspirin regimen.