Thursday 02 Oct 2014

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All posts tagged signs of stroke

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Stroke Hero video game teaches kids to recognize, respond to stroke

Children who played a 15-minute Stroke Hero video game were more likely to recognize a stroke and call 9-1-1, according to a new study. Researchers evaluated a group of about 200 lower-income nine- and ten-year-olds from the Bronx, N.Y., before and […]

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SimpleScience@Heart: Speed matters in stroke treatment: 30-minute delay = 10 percent drop in good recovery

It’s the terrifying math of stroke treatment: For every 30-minute delay, chances of good recovery go down 10 percent. Here’s how the 30-10 Formula works. New research shows that