Tag: stroke

Former Olympic Rower, 76, Rebounds From Sudden...

It was 50 years ago when Lawrence “Monk” Terry, now 76 and a resident of Coral Gables, won a silver...

May 31, 2022

Stroke Awareness: Act F.A.S.T.

Strokes can happen to anyone, anywhere, at any time. Knowing the signs of stroke and seeking immediate medical attention are...

May 18, 2022

Seemingly Healthy College Student: I Didn’t Think...

Cannon McClure, 21, a senior at the University of Miami, woke up one day in August 2020 after an intense...

April 28, 2022

Remarkable Recovery: He Beat 3-Month Coma, COVID-19,...

Jose Morejon, 44, has beaten so many odds that one might need a spread sheet to keep track. He was...

January 31, 2022

West Kendall Man Has Much to be...

It was 2018, just before Thanksgiving, and Manuel “Manny” Delgado was looking forward to Thursday’s family feast at the West...

November 19, 2021

U.S. Panel: Restrict or Stop Daily Aspirin...

New draft guidelines by a U.S. panel of experts urges further restrictions of daily aspirin intake to lower the risk...

October 13, 2021

At age 100, She Survives Stroke Thanks...

Marian Davant is a stroke survivor — a claim that is especially striking when you consider she received life-saving treatment...

July 20, 2021

WWII Vet Survives a Stroke, Thanks to...

Bob Kubiak served as a fighter pilot in the 449th Bomb Group of the U.S. Air Corps during World War...

June 1, 2021

Stroke Survivor Credits Miami Neuroscience Institute for...

Bill Sable hadn’t been to a hospital since he had his tonsils out when he was 4 years old. The...

May 28, 2021

Telestroke Services Improving, Expanding at Baptist Health...

With technology that continues to improve and a growing network of neurologists who can treat strokes during a critical window...

May 18, 2021

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Chronic Pain Management: Wider Range of...

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Going Against the Flow: Innovative TCAR...

A less invasive procedure to reduce the risk of stroke by clearing blockages of the carotid artery in the neck is being offered more widely...

Treating Underlying Vascular Disease Can Prevent...

Critical limb ischemia, or CLI, is a potentially life-threatening condition that can lead to amputation. It is a severe form of peripheral artery disease, a...

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New Study: There’s Been a ‘Dramatic’ Rise in Early Onset Cancers in Adults Younger Than 50 Since 1990s Over the last three decades, there has...

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