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Let's Talk About Stroke, TIA and Warning Signs (Downloadable PDF)www.strokeassociation.org/idc/groups/stroke-public/@wcm/@hcm/@sta/documents/downloadable/ucm_309532.pdf
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  • 41. Depression and Heart Disease - 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. ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/living-with-hear -disease/depression-and-heart-disease/

  • 42. Dial Don't Drive Atlanta... A TIA or transient ischemic attack is a "warning stroke" or "mini-stroke" that produces stroke-like symptoms. TIA symptoms ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/General/Dial-Dont-Drive-Atlanta_UCM 430755_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 43. The Feminine Side of Stroke - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... “My mother dabbled in the new age arts,” says Tia, her daughter. ... “So much for the power of positive thinking,” says Tia. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2014/The-Fem nine-Side-of-Stroke/

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

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/About-Stro e_UCM_308529_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 45. 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. ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/living-with-hear -disease/tips-taking-heart-medications/

  • 46. Western States Affiliate Saving Strokes... A TIA, or transient ischemic attack, is a "warning stroke" or "mini-stroke" that produces stroke-like symptoms but no lasting damage. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Affiliate/Sacramento/California/Wes ern-States-Affiliate-Saving-Strokes_UCM_430947_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 47. 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. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2015/My-Moth rs-Stroke/

  • 48. 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. ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/StrokeConnectionMagazi e/ReadSCNow/Stroke-Connection-Magazine-MarchApril-2007-Supplemental-Letters-To-The-Editor_UCM_310448_Article.jsp etters-To-The-Editor_UCM_310448_Article.jsp

  • 49. 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. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2016/There-A e-No-Accidents-Even-Cerebrovascular-Ones/

  • 50. A Personal Experience Treating HypertensionAt 65, Dorothy Meads has a TIA as a result of her hypertension. She shares her tips. ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/LifeAfterStroke/Health LivingAfterStroke/UnderstandingRiskyConditions/A-Personal-Experience-Treating-Hypertension_UCM_310777_Article.jsp Treating-Hypertension_UCM_310777_Article.jsp



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