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  • 41. 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

  • 42. 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

  • 43. Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) | American Heart Association... Depending on whether the clot takes a right or left turn as it exits the heart, it can travel to the brain and cause stroke or TIA. ... ut-congenital-heart-defects/patent-foramen-ovale-pfo

  • 44. Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) | American Heart Association... Patients who have had a transient ischemic attack (TIA) or a stroke and are found to have a PFO may be treated with aspirin or another blood ... ut-congenital-heart-defects/atrial-septal-defect-asd

  • 45. 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

  • 46. 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

  • 47. 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/

  • 48. Cardiac Medications | American Heart Association... Helps prevent clotting in patients who have had a heart attack, unstable angina, ischemic strokes, TIA (transient ischemic attacks, or "little strokes ... heart-attack/cardiac-medications

  • 49. Treatment of a Heart Attack | American Heart Association... One of these drugs (prasugrel) should not be used by patients who have had a stroke or a transient ischemic attack (TIA). ... heart-attack

  • 50. Let's Talk About Stroke Patient Information SheetsPrintable information sheets from the American Stroke Association on stroke and recovery. tion-Sheets_UCM_310731_Article.jsp

  • 51. 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/

  • 52. File | American Heart Association... copyright American Heart Association. photo copyright Tia Brayman, Children's Hospital Colorado. File Permalink. Download Audio (1.3 MB).

  • 53.[TEXT] xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <rss version="2.0" xmlns ...... Types-of-Stroke_UCM_308531_SubHomePage.jsp" target="_blank"&gt; strokes&lt;/a&gt;: ischemic, hemorrhagic and transient ischemic attack (TIA ...

  • 54. Caregiver Support | American Heart AssociationSkip to main content: ...

  • 55. Atrial Fibrillation | American Heart Association... (Spanish) (PDF); Risk Factors for Stroke (PDF); Risk Factors for Stroke (Spanish) (PDF); Stroke, TIA and Warning Signs (PDF). ...

  • 56. [DOCX] EPI/Lifestyle 2016 Scientific Sessions AbstractsEPI/Lifestyle 2016 Scientific Sessions Abstracts. 01. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Participants Exhibit ... scon/documents/downloadable/ucm_483444.docx

  • 57. Facts, Causes, Risks and Prevention of Stroke - Go Red for ...... cases. The third kind of stroke, known as mini stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA), is caused by a temporary clot. This ... _disease_in_women-sub-category/facts-causes-risks-prevention-stroke/

  • 58. Myths versus Facts About Stroke -- Go Red For Women... While some people experience transient ischemic attack (TIA)—often referred to as a “mini stroke”—others are caught completely off-guard. ... _disease_in_women/myths-versus-facts-about-stroke/

  • 59. Heart-Healthy at Any Age: 20s — Go Red For Women... Heart-Healthy at Any Age: 20s. Tia Simpson suffered a severe stroke at age 20. Heart disease can happen at any age, which ... eart-disease-and-be-heart-healthy/heart-healthy-at-any-age-20s/

  • 60. Bugher Foundation Awardees... MD - Center Director Center Title: ASA-Bugher Foundation Center for Stroke Prevention Research: Genomics and Genetics of TIA's and Stroke in ... 0262_Bugher-Foundation-Awardees.jsp

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