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Lowering Risk for Stroke

Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States has a stroke. This month, find out what steps you can take to help prevent a stroke. You’ll also learn how to recognize stroke warning signs as well as get facts about transient ischemic attacks – also known as ministrokes.

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Recognizing Stroke Warning Signs Saves Lives

By Dr. William Ares

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, someone in the United States has a stroke every 40 seconds and every 3.5 minutes a person dies of stroke.

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Ten Tips to Help Prevent Stroke

By Dr. Danny Park

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly 800,000 people in the United States have a stroke every year.

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Everything You Need to Know About TIAs

By Healthy Driven Chicago

According to the American Stroke Association, nearly 240,000 people a year in the United States experience a transient ischemic attack (TIA).

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Let’s move toward something better, together.

It’s official. NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) and Edward-Elmhurst Health have come together to transform healthcare and set the standard for community-connected, expert care close to home.

We’re moving Forward Together

By Healthy Driven Chicago

Click below to find out what this merger means for you, what the new, merged, health system looks like, and what you can expect moving forward.

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