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TeleStroke units improve stroke care in underserved areas

Using telecommunications to connect stroke experts to stroke patients in rural areas continued to improve and sustain stroke care, according to new research in the American Heart Association’s journal Stroke. This is the largest and longest evaluation of telemedicine for …

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Prevention, treatment options help to lower stroke death rate

The number of people dying from stroke in the United States has declined dramatically since the 1970s, largely because of improved prevention and treatment options, according to the

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Staying alive means staying happy, study shows

The song “Don’t worry be happy” may mean more for your heart health than musician Bobby McFerrin probably ever realized. New research published Tuesday in the American Heart Association journal