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  • 181. Stroke and Family Finances |... Stroke and Family Finances. Share: A stroke, like any other major medical emergency, can have an enormous impact on family finances. ...

    www.empoweredtoserve.org/index.php/stroke-and-family-finan es/

  • 182. Grieving the Old Self, Embracing the New - Stroke Connection ...... Unwrapping the Gift of Stroke. RACHEL SCANLON HENRY. ... That is a gift. Experts speak to stroke survival and the stages of grief. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2017/Grieving- he-Old-Self-Embracing-the-New/

  • 183. Survival Journeys | Stroke Connection Magazine... Though strokes often have common effects, each one is also different. And each stroke survivor's journey is as unique as the individual themselves. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Survival-Journeys/

  • 184. Kitchen Tips to Keep You Healthy - 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-2018/Kitchen Tips-to-Keep-You-Healthy/

  • 185. The Truth About Caregiving - 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-2018/The-Tru h-About-Caregiving/

  • 186. Understanding Stroke |... Understanding Stroke. Share: It is important to understand the risk factors associated with stroke. Some of these risk factors ...

    www.empoweredtoserve.org/index.php/understanding-stroke/

  • 187. 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

  • 188. What Healthcare Reform Means for Stroke Patients |... What Healthcare Reform Means for Stroke Patients. Share: The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association ...

    www.empoweredtoserve.org/index.php/what-healthcare-reform- eans-for-stroke-patients/

  • 189. Take Good Care of My Baby - 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-2018/Take-Go d-Care-of-My-Baby/

  • 190. Stroke Scientific Statements and Slide Sets... List of Stroke Scientific Statements. Telemedicine Quality and Outcomes in Stroke. ... Guidelines for Adult Stroke Rehabilitation and Recovery. ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/General/UCM_426068_Str ke-Scientific-Statements-and-Slide-Sets.jsp

  • 191. Women Delay Stroke Care, New Study -- Go Red For Women... Women with strokes caused by blood clots are less likely than men ... to a European study reported in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/heart_disease_re earch-subcategory/women-delay-stroke-care-new-study/

  • 192. The best way to keep blood pressure under control? - 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/Winter-2018/The-bes -way-to-keep-blood-pressure-under-control/

  • 193. Combo of Smaller Meds May Just Be the Dose to Lower Blood ...... 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-2017/Combo-of- maller-Meds-May-Just-Be-the-Dose-to-Lower-Blood-Pressure/

  • 194. Tips for Communicating: Different Types of Aphasia After ...... Tips for Communicating: Different Types of Aphasia After Stroke. For families living with aphasia due to stroke. ... When Stroke Affects the Frontal Lobe. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Tips-for- ommunicating-Different-Types-of-Aphasia-After-Stroke/

  • 195. 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/

  • 196. 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/

  • 197. This, right now, is the only life I know - 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-2018/This-ri ht-now-is-the-only-life-I-know/

  • 198. 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

  • 199. 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/

  • 200. 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/

  • 201. 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/

  • 202. Meds Can't Work If You Don't TakeThem - 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/Meds-Ca t-Work-If-You-Dont-TakeThem/

  • 203. 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/

  • 204. Recipes | Stroke Connection Magazine... Departments. Stroke Notes. Stroke-related news you can use about new scientific findings, public policy, programs and resources. Readers Room. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Recipes/

  • 205. 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/

  • 206. 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/

  • 207. 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/

  • 208. 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/

  • 209. 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/

  • 210. 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



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We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikeable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

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American Heart Association
2016-2017 Expenditures

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