American Heart Association

Parody of 1970s hit reminds people to act fast during stroke

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

The Village People’s iconic 1970s hit “Y.M.C.A.” is getting some fresh lyrics.

A new music video from the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association takes a lighthearted approach to recognizing the most common symptoms of a serious and life-threatening condition — stroke.

In the video, “Y.M.C.A.” becomes […]

October 2nd, 2017|Categories: Health, Stroke|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Parody of 1970s hit reminds people to act fast during stroke

Neurologist vouches for ‘game-changing’ stroke coverage

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Neurologist Lee Schwamm, M.D., testified Tuesday at a Senate Finance Committee hearing about how telemedicine in the acute treatment of stroke can greatly improve health outcomes.

During his testimony, Schwamm urged the committee to pass the Creating High-Quality Results and Outcomes Necessary to […]

May 16th, 2017|Categories: Health, Patients, Stroke|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Neurologist vouches for ‘game-changing’ stroke coverage