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  • 41. About Stroke... stroke). A TIA (transient ischemic attack), or "mini stroke", is caused by a temporary clot. ... brain. TIA and Stroke: Medical Emergencies. ... e_UCM_308529_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 42. When the Cause is Unknown - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... While there are only three types of stroke — ischemic, hemorrhagic and transient ischemic accident (TIA) — there are many causes. ... ause-is-Unknown/

  • 43. Tips for Taking Heart Medications -- Go Red For Women... ». tia timpson talks about her stroke at 20 Tia Timpson: Survives Stroke at 20, Walks 5K. ... Tia Timpson: Survives Stroke at 20, Walks 5K. ... -disease/tips-taking-heart-medications/

  • 44. My Mother's Stroke - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter ...... My mother, Inga Tuvesson, had never been a big believer in doctors and medicine, a belief I inherited from her. By Tia Tuvesson. ... Tia & her father. ... rs-Stroke/

  • 45. Stroke Connection Magazine March/April 2007 Supplemental ...... Years ago we provided comfort and not much more. My first TIA I perceived as the result of taking too many antihistamines. ... e/ReadSCNow/Stroke-Connection-Magazine-MarchApril-2007-Supplemental-Letters-To-The-Editor_UCM_310448_Article.jsp etters-To-The-Editor_UCM_310448_Article.jsp

  • 46. There Are No Accidents, Even Cerebrovascular Ones - Stroke ...... arrived. At the hospital, the initial diagnosis was TIA, but Brenda, who is a nurse, saw things that made her question that. ... e-No-Accidents-Even-Cerebrovascular-Ones/

  • 47. A Personal Experience Treating HypertensionAt 65, Dorothy Meads has a TIA as a result of her hypertension. She shares her tips. ... LivingAfterStroke/UnderstandingRiskyConditions/A-Personal-Experience-Treating-Hypertension_UCM_310777_Article.jsp Treating-Hypertension_UCM_310777_Article.jsp

  • 48. Anti-Clotting Agents Explained... by your physician) prevention, antiplatelet therapy is recommended primarily for people who have had a transient ischemic attack (TIA or “mini ... LivingAfterStroke/ManagingMedicines/Anti-Clotting-Agents-Explained_UCM_310452_Article.jsp M_310452_Article.jsp

  • 49. Science News for ISC 2017 (Archive)... 00 am - Hall C: Intensive vs. guideline triple antiplatelet therapy for AIS or TIA: Results from TARDIS; Cilostazol vs. aspirin ... ngsLiveCME/InternationalStrokeConference/UCM_492273_Science-News-for-ISC-2017-Archive.jsp ISC-2017-Archive.jsp

  • 50. ISC17 Science News: Late-Breaking Clinical Trials and Oral ...... Intensive Versus Guideline Antiplatelet Therapy For Preventing Recurrence In Patients With Acute Ischaemic Stroke Or TIA: Main Results From The ... ngsLiveCME/InternationalStrokeConference/UCM_491965_ISC17-Science-News-Late-Breaking-Clinical-Trials-and-Oral-Abstracts.jsp s-Late-Breaking-Clinical-Trials-and-Oral-Abstracts.jsp

  • 51. Women & Stroke - Heart Insight Mag - May 2014... diagnosed with high blood pressure. "My mother dabbled in the new age arts," says Tia, her daughter. "She attended 'heal your ...

  • 52. American Stroke Association û Building healthier lives, free of ...... 1. stroke. 2. guidelines. 3. life after stroke. 4. stroke association. 5. tia. Hope and Inspiration. Have a Therapeutic Summer! Therapuetic summer SC image ...

  • 53. Progress in Explaining the Unknown - Heart Insight Mag - Fall ...... Cryptogenic TIA. Bill Benedict with great-grandson Connor. ... They rushed him for more testing, but again the diagnosis was TIA of unknown cause. ... -Unknown/

  • 54. Stroke Warning Signs and SymptomsLearn the stroke warning signs and symptoms today. Time lost is brain lost. ning-Signs-and-Symptoms_UCM_308528_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 55. Real Women 2017 – 2018 - Go Red For Women®... Click an image to read the personal stories of this year's Real Women. Elizabeth Beard. Peripheral Artery Disease; TIA (mini-strokes) ... n-official-site/get-involved/real-women/

  • 56. Hojas "Hablemos de los Ataques al Cerebro" con informacion ...... pasando. Hablemos sobre ataque cerebral, AIT y señales de aviso (Let's Talk About Stroke, TIA and Warning Signs ). Hablemos ... SupportYouAreNotAlone/Hojas-Hablemos-de-los-Ataques-al-Cerebro-con-informacion-para-el-paciente_UCM_310716_Article.jsp formacion-para-el-paciente_UCM_310716_Article.jsp

  • 57. Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter 2016... After Stroke, Attitude Is Everything! After Stroke, Attitude Is Everything! “A stroke or TIA presents many lessons, which I chose to ignore the first time ...

  • 58. Stroke Connection Fall 2014... Having a stroke or TIA increases your chances of another stroke by 3 percent after one month, up to 16 percent five years after stroke. ...

  • 59. Living With Heart Disease: Treatments and Next Steps - Go ...You're not fighting this battle alone. Read on to find advice on how to make positive lifestyle changes to recover and receive the support you need. n-official-site/about-heart-disease-in-women/living-with-heart-disease/ e/

  • 60. Working before and after stroke is good for brain health ...... A limitation of the study is that it included only mild stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) patients, and not people with more severe strokes. ... before-and-after-stroke-is-good-for-brain-health/

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