American Heart Association

Young woman celebrates 3rd stroke anniversary with ‘Today’ show interview

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Last weekend Emily Welbourn laced up her shoes and took off for a 3.5 mile run. She hadn’t been training and there were about a million other things vying for her attention. But that run, on that day, was not going to be missed.

Three years […]

May 25th, 2016|Categories: Health, Stroke, Women|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Young woman celebrates 3rd stroke anniversary with ‘Today’ show interview

Cryptogenic stroke: Explaining the unexplained

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

College student Scott Thompson was kicking a soccer ball in the school gym when his head started playing tricks on him.

“I felt a click and a cool rush sensation,” he said. “It felt like somebody was pouring cool water on my head.”

He stopped, thinking a […]

May 18th, 2016|Categories: Health, Patients, Stroke|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Cryptogenic stroke: Explaining the unexplained