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  • 201. Retrieving Blood Clots - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall ...... the outcomes for people having the worst and most disabling strokes. "This is a watershed moment in the management of acute stroke," said Lee ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/Retrievin -Blood-Clots/

  • 202. American Heart Association/American Stroke Association ...... American Heart Association/American Stroke Association General Embargo/Recording Policies as of September 2017. ...

    newsroom.heart.org/newsmedia/embargo-policy

  • 203. How to be a Happy Caregiver - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke caregivers are happier when they continue to enjoy their own hobbies and interests, according to new research in the American Heart ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2014/How-to- e-a-Happy-Caregiver/

  • 204. Congenital Risk - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring 2016... adults with heart defects are more susceptible to strokes, Marelli stressed the ... should also learn the FAST signs to recognize stroke and understand ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Congeni al-Risk/

  • 205. What Happens Next? - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Strokes, Strikes & Spares. Strokes, Strikes & Spares. A few years after his stroke, David Layton rediscovered bowling. He's ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/What-Ha pens-Next-Making-the-Best-Decisions-at-Discharge-After-Stroke/index.php?cp=6&si=25 hp?cp=6&si=25

  • 206. Stroke Connection Spring 2017... When Survivors Are Hurting: Understanding Post-Stroke Pain. Up ... Helping Others Understand: Post-Stroke Fatigue. Stroke ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2017/

  • 207. Profiles of Adolescent Survival - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Also people never think of children having strokes. Although it is uncommon for children to have a stroke, I — and many others — are proof that it ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Profile -in-Adolescent-Survival/

  • 208. Eating the Right Food - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring ...... potassium (not supplements) the women consumed, and if they had strokes or died during the study period. Women in the study were stroke-free at ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2015/Eating- he-Right-Food/

  • 209. Stroke Connection Fall 2014... chances of another stroke by 3 percent after one month, up to 16 percent five years after stroke. Of the nearly 700,000 ischemic strokes each year ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2014/

  • 210. Stroke Connection Summer 2014... Stroke. Post-Stroke Mood Disorders. Post-Stroke Mood Disorders. ... The Feminine Side of Stroke. The Feminine Side of Stroke. Stroke ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2014/

  • 211. Stroke Connection Winter 2014... show younger people are having strokes more often than even a generation ago. As a result, more children are being raised in stroke families. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2014/

  • 212. Mission:Lifeline Stroke... Mission:Lifeline Stroke. Banner ... Dr. Panagos' primary research and clinical interest is the acute stroke management. He ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Professional/MissionLifelineHomePag /MissionLifeline-Stroke_UCM_491623_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 213. Learning to Swim Again - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Not bad for a 61-year-old stroke survivor!! Stroke Families Having Fun. ... Edit ModuleShow Tags Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Learnin -to-Swim-Again/

  • 214. Diane Musselman's Why - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Diane-M sselmans-Why/

  • 215. Readers Room... families. After Stroke, Attitude Is Everything! After Stroke, Attitude Is Everything! “A ... Tags See all Stroke Notes Featured. Combo ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Readers-Room/

  • 216. Doing Good Work in Georgia - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Family Warmline. Stroke Family Warmline. The Warmline ... Let's Talk About Stroke Patient Information Sheets. Let's Talk ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Doing-Goo -Work-in-Georgia/

  • 217. Two Tongues Better Than One - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Two-Ton ues-Better-Than-One/

  • 218. Defeating Isolation for Over 40 Years - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Defeati g-Isolation-for-Over-40-Years/

  • 219. Lilian Tsi Stielstra's Why - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Lilian's stroke came six months after she was diagnosed with high blood pressure, a leading risk factor for strokes and heart attacks. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/Lilian- si-Stielstras-Why/

  • 220. Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer 2016... Expressing Creativity Through Music After Stroke. Expressing Creativity Through Music After Stroke. ... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/

  • 221. Cruisin' Together - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer ...... While traveling post-stroke can be challenging, going with a group can offer ... a chance to explore ports and meet other families dealing with strokes. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Cruisin Together/

  • 222. Let's Get It On - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer 2014... I peeked at the title of the brochure I'd been given — “Sex After Stroke.” Oh goodie, something else to worry about. ... What to Expect in Stroke Rehab. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2014/Lets-Ge -It-On/

  • 223. Getting Your Brain Ready - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Getting Your Brain Ready. Motorized cycling may prime brain for relearning after stroke. ... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2015/Getting Your-Brain-Ready/

  • 224. Stroke Connection Winter 2017... When a stroke happens there, it can cause a few different deficits and, in the ... Strokes can often affect vision and processing of visual information. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2017/

  • 225. Stroke Connection Spring 2014... Her mother had a stroke when Kara was only 10 years old. ... piece to Uncommon Causes profiles several survivors who experienced strokes due to ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2014/

  • 226. Keep a Good Spirit! - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Keep-a- ood-Spirit/

  • 227. Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter 2016... Shedding More Light On Cryptogenic Stroke. Shedding More Light On Cryptogenic Stroke. ... After Stroke, Attitude Is Everything! ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2016/

  • 228. Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer 2017... Something's Different: Personality Changes After Stroke. Stroke ... Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/

  • 229. Days With My Dad - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2017/Days-Wi h-My-Dad/

  • 230. Making Telestroke the Norm - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... TPA can only be used within 4.5 hours of onset of symptoms and only with ischemic strokes. Those two requirements mean that stroke patients who ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Making- elestroke-the-Norm/

  • 231. Working on Fine Motor Skills - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/Working on-Fine-Motor-Skills/

  • 232. Dad Finds A Friend - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall 2014... Dad Finds A Friend. It took five years after his stroke before Doris' father met another survivor with aphasia. ... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2014/Dad-Finds A-Friend/

  • 233. A New Alternative to Warfarin - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Edoxaban performed as well as warfarin in preventing strokes, while significantly ... or a-fib, an irregular heartbeat that can increase the risk for stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2014/A-New-A ternative-to-Warfarin/

  • 234. Kids | Stroke Connection Magazine... A Stroke Can Happen at Any Age: Rhys' Story. A Stroke Can Happen at Any Age: Rhys' Story. ... A Stroke Can Happen at Any Age: Alex's Story. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Kids/index.php?cp=2 si=12

  • 235. A Special Thank You - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/A-Speci l-Thank-You/

  • 236. Consequences of Depression - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... determine the development of strokes or coronary heart disease as well as a review of hospital records and death certificates. All stroke or coronary ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Consequ nces-of-Depression/

  • 237. Those Were the Days - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2017/Those-W re-the-Days/

  • 238. Stroke Connection Spring 2015... Strokes, Strikes & Spares. Strokes, Strikes & Spares. A few years after his stroke, David Layton rediscovered bowling. He's ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2015/

  • 239. Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring 2016... Shellby Watts and Erica Singleton both experienced strokes as children. ... of difference for suburban and urban people having a stroke – but there's ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/

  • 240. Sharing My WOW - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer ...... My stroke was caused by high blood pressure and was even preceded by a ... Many family members had strokes, but I was too afraid to ask and face ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Sharing My-WOW/

  • 241. Survival Journeys | Stroke Connection Magazine... This is MY Ballgame. "One stroke, two strokes, three strokes; I refuse to go out." A survivor's poem. Raising the Voice of Young Survivors. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Survival-Journeys/i dex.php?cp=4&si=30

  • 242. Jenna Tischer's Why - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/Jenna-Tis hers-Why/

  • 243. Visual Field Cuts Infographic - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2017/From-th -Eyes-of-the-Beholder/

  • 244. Finding Myself - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring 2016... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Finding Myself/

  • 245. Tamsen Butler's Why - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2017/Tamsen- utlers-Why/

  • 246. Tyree Russell's Why - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Tyree-R ssells-Why/

  • 247. Recovery and Support after StrokeFind tips, personal stories, rehab and daily living info for life after stroke.

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/HealthyLiving/HealthyKids/HowtoMake HealthyHome/6-Simple-Steps-for-Your-Whole-Family-to-be-Heart-Healthy_UCM_460227_Article.jsp UCM_460227_Article.jsp

  • 248. Another Step toward Virtual Rehab - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2014/Another Step-toward-Virtual-Rehab/

  • 249. Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall 2015... Cryptogenic Stroke: When the Cause is Unknown. Up to 200,000 survivors annually don't know what caused their strokes. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/

  • 250. Paying It Forward - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Paying- t-Forward/

  • 251. Lowering the Cost of Medications - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2015/Lowerin -the-Cost-of-Medications/

  • 252. A Quarter Century of Support - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/A-Quarter Century-of-Support/

  • 253. Little Money, Big Risk - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall ...... twice as likely as white adults to have a first-ever stroke. ... were recorded, including heart attacks, heart disease deaths, strokes and cardiovascular ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/Little-Mo ey-Big-Risk/

  • 254. Wandering Back - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/Wanderi g-Back/

  • 255. Have a Therapeutic Summer! - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Have-a- herapeutic-Summer/

  • 256. The Letter - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer 2017... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/The-Let er/

  • 257. Stroke Connection Spring 2013... In this Issue. Returning to Work After Stroke. Returning to Work After Stroke. ... Edit ModuleShow Tags Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2013/

  • 258. Artists in Recovery - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2014/Artists in-Recovery/

  • 259. A Day in a (Rehab) Life - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/A-Day-i -a-Rehab-Life/

  • 260. Am I Losing Ground? - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2017/Am-I-Lo ing-Ground/

  • 261. Developing Resilience: A Mother's Perspective - Stroke ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Develop ng-Resilience-A-Mothers-Perspective/

  • 262. Learning to Be a New Person - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2017/Learnin -to-Be-a-New-Person/

  • 263. Gratitude Schmatitude - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Gratitu e-Schmatitude/

  • 264. Jan Thomas's Why - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2015/Jen-Tho ass-Why/

  • 265. Rewarding Behavior - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2015/Rewardi g-Behavior/

  • 266. We See You Staring - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2017/We-See- ou-Staring/

  • 267. The Bonus Years - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter 2017... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2017/The-Bon s-Years/

  • 268. Camarillo Brillo - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall 2014... Camarillo Brillo. A unique perspective on survival by comedian and stroke survivor, John Kawie. ... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2014/Camarillo Brillo/

  • 269. Stroke Connection Summer 2015... had strokes to make errors during complex driving tasks, according to two small Canadian studies presented at the International Stroke Conference ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2015/

  • 270. I Can't Go For That (No Can Do) - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/I-Cant-Go For-That-No-Can-Do/

  • 271. Ask Me Why - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter 2017... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2017/Ask-Me- hy/

  • 272. Sharp-Dressed Man - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring ...... When John is invited to a wedding he discovers his nice Italian suits are a lot more convoluted than my stroke-friendly wardrobe of crew necks ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2014/Sharp-D essed-Man/

  • 273. Half a World Away: Visual Field Cuts - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2017/Half-a- orld-Away-Visual-Field-Cuts/

  • 274. Reader Alert — Be Aware of Fake Online Pharmacies - Stroke ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Reader- lert--Be-Aware-of-Fake-Online-Pharmacies/

  • 275. On The Road Again - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer ...... On The Road Again. A Unique Perspective on Survival by Stroke Survivor and Comedian John Kawie. ... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2015/On-The- oad-Again/

  • 276. A Mile in Her Own Shoes - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2016/A-Mile- n-Her-Own-Shoes/

  • 277. More Good News About Aspirin - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2015/More-Go d-News-About-Aspirin/

  • 278. Gracie Doran's Why - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter ...... awareness of pediatric stroke. “I feel like I need to give back, and I want to educate others and spread awareness that kids can also have strokes.”. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2016/Gracie- orans-Why/

  • 279. Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter 2015... My Mother's Stroke. My Mother's Stroke. ... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2015/

  • 280. Inherited High Cholesterol Increases Risk - Stroke Connection ...... Low vitamin D predicts more severe strokes, poor health post-stroke Stroke patients with low vitamin D levels were found to be more likely than ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Inherited High-Cholesterol-Increases-Risk/index.php?cp=3&si=30

  • 281. Dr. Glen Gillen Weighs In on 'Am I Losing Ground?' - Stroke ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2017/Am-I-Lo ing-Ground-Dr-Glen-Gillen-Weighs-In/

  • 282. Caring for a Survivor with Aphasia - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Caring-fo -a-Survivor-with-Aphasia/

  • 283. Forever Young - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer 2016... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Forever Young/

  • 284. Blood Pressure Demands the 3 C's: Check. Change. Control. ...... Left undiagnosed, it can lead to strokes, heart attacks and ... a community," the American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association created the ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2015/Blood-P essure-Demands-the-3-Cs-Check-Change-Control/

  • 285. Hit Me With Your Best Shot - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2015/Hit-Me- ith-Your-Best-Shot/

  • 286. Seeing Things Differently - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Archive »For Survivors. What to Expect in Stroke Rehab. What to Expect in Stroke Rehab. ... Understanding Common Post-Stroke Medications. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2013/Seeing- hings-Differently/

  • 287. Light My Fire - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring 2015... Light My Fire. A Unique Perspective on Survival by Stroke Survivor and Comedian John Kawie. ... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2015/Light-M -Fire/

  • 288. Slow Down - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter 2016... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2016/Slow-Do n/

  • 289. Helpfulness & Kindness on a Steep Path - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/Helpful ess-Kindness-on-a-Steep-Path/

  • 290. Revisiting PT After 15 Years - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Revisiting PT After 15 Years. By Connie Stagnaro. I had an ischemic stroke on the right side of my brain when I was 38. ... Departments. Stroke Notes. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Revisitin -PT-After-15-Years/

  • 291. Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter 2013... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2013/

  • 292. Stroke Connection January/February 2012... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Jan-Feb-2012/

  • 293. Making Life Bigger than Aphasia - Stroke Connection ...... At some point during their recovery, stroke survivors and caregivers realize that the world doesn't reshape itself to fit their needs. ... Stroke Notes. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2014/Making- ife-Bigger-than-Aphasia/

  • 294. Speechless No More! - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Speechl ss-No-More/

  • 295. Get Healthier One Cup at a Time - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2017/Get-Hea thier-One-Cup-at-a-Time/

  • 296. Stranger in a Strange Land - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2014/Stranger- n-a-Strange-Land/

  • 297. Congressional Heart and Stroke Coalition... Congressional Heart and Stroke Coalition. Updated:Nov ... No. 1 killer, and stroke is now the fourth leading cause of death. Both ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Advocate/Congressional-Heart-and-St oke-Coalition_UCM_452967_Article.jsp

  • 298. Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall 2012... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2012/

  • 299. New Morning - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall 2016... New Morning. By John Kawie. A Unique Perspective on His Survival by Stroke Survivor and Comedian John Kawie. ... Departments. Stroke Notes. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/New-Morni g/

  • 300. Changing Behavior - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter ...... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2016/Changin -Behavior/


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American Heart Association Diversity Report

Attached is a copy of the American Heart Association’s 2009-2010 Annual Diversity Report. This report highlights our organization’s successes in the area of diversity with emphasis on cultural competence. The report focuses on our consumer initiatives as well as our internal initiatives. We have broadened the scope of this year’s report to showcase initiatives in each of the Affiliates. Also, we have identified key partnerships, sponsorships and strategic alliances that enhanced our efforts to reach common goals.

We truly hope that you will enjoy this copy of the report. Feel free to share copies with your colleagues and partners.

Diversity Report 2009-2010 (Spread layout)
Adobe PDF, File Size 10.9 MB

Diversity Report 2009-2010 (Single Page layout)
Adobe PDF, File Size 10.9 MB