Tag: stroke

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

Miami Neuroscience Institute – 20 Years in...

Within the walls of Baptist Hospital of Miami and in the mind of now-retired neurosurgeon Sergio Gonzalez-Arias, M.D., the foundation...

August 30, 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

Stroke Awareness: Baptist Health’s Experts Explain Warning...

On average, someone in the U.S. has a stroke every 40 seconds, and every four minutes someone dies from one....

May 13, 2021

Marcus Neuroscience Institute’s Stroke Team Praised Following...

Illana Cohen (pictured above) embodied what most would consider the ideal picture of health.  The 43-year-old Delray Beach resident goes...

May 12, 2021

The Link Between Stroke Risk and Infections...

The impact of COVID-19 on a person’s risk of a stroke is being intensely researched. But long before the pandemic,...

May 10, 2021

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

Cannon McClure, 20, a junior at the University of Miami, woke up one day in August after an intense headache...

May 3, 2021

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

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