Tag: stroke

Fast action saved Royalty’s life

Fast action saved Royalty’s life

Royalty Butler sat on her bed to talk with her fiancé about buying her spunky four-year-old daughter a hula hoop.
Are statin medications right for you?

Are statin medications right for you?

About 40 million Americans take a statin medication to lower their LDL cholesterol and reduce their risk for cardiovascular disease.
Every Second Counts. Know the Signs of a Stroke.

Every Second Counts. Know the Signs of a Stroke.

Every Second Counts. Know the Signs of a Stroke. It’s summer time, which hopefully means more time to sit back,
New Procedure Stops Devastating Effects of Stroke

New Procedure Stops Devastating Effects of Stroke

Gail was gardening when she started having a stroke. She was rushed to the hospital and received a lifesaving procedure
Stroke Survivors Speak Up

Stroke Survivors Speak Up

When a person experiences a stroke, the blood supply to the brain is interrupted usually by a blood clot or
Overcoming a Devastating Stroke

Overcoming a Devastating Stroke

It was Sunday evening and Connie had felt funny all day. “My hand was numb and I kept shaking it
A Stroke Took Brandi’s Speech

A Stroke Took Brandi’s Speech

“Talk.” That was the one word Brandi Tamberlina 37 year-old mother of three could utter after a stroke damaged the
What Is Metabolic Syndrome?

What Is Metabolic Syndrome?

Are you being treated for high blood pressure or high cholesterol? Are you overweight with a majority of your fat around