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  1. Stroke Discusses ischemic stroke, hemorrhagic stroke, and TIA (transient ischemic attack). Describes stroke symptoms and importance of acting fast if symptoms develop. Covers stroke treatment and prevention.
  2. What Is a Stroke? Learn what a stroke is and what problems it can cause.
  3. Stroke: Know the Signs and Act FAST Learn an easy way to recognize stroke symptoms and know when to call 911.
  4. Heart Attack and Stroke Risk Screening
  5. Aspirin to Prevent Heart Attack and Stroke Discusses taking aspirin to prevent a first and second heart attack for people who have coronary artery disease. Covers aspirin therapy to help lower risk of a stroke. Discusses if aspirin therapy is for you. Looks at things to avoid while taking aspirin.
  6. Thrombolytics for Heart Attack and Stroke
  7. Smoking: Heart Attack and Stroke Risks
  8. Heart Attack and Stroke Risk Screening
  9. Learning About Risk for Heart Attack and Stroke Learn what raises your risk for having a heart attack or stroke and how you can lower your risk.
  10. High Blood Pressure, Transient Ischemic Attack, and Stroke
  11. Physical Activity Helps Prevent a Heart Attack and Stroke
  12. Heart Attack and Stroke in Women: Reducing Your Risk Covers risk of heart disease and stroke in women. Lists things that increase risk. Lists prevention steps, such as diet, exercise, not smoking, managing cholesterol and blood pressure, and making decisions on birth control and hormone therapy.
  13. Diabetes: Lower Your Risk for Heart Attack and Stroke
  14. Stroke Symptoms
  15. Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) Discusses transient ischemic attack (TIA), sometimes called a mini-stroke. Covers causes, including blood clot as a result of atherosclerosis. Looks at treatment with medicines, surgery, and lifestyle changes. Discusses prevention steps.
  16. Stroke Rehabilitation
  17. Stroke Symptoms Learn the symptoms of stroke and why it's important to call emergency services right away.
  18. Stroke: What Is Stroke Rehab? Learn how stroke rehab works and how it can help you get stronger and feel better.
  19. Aspirin: Should I Take Daily Aspirin to Prevent a Heart Attack or Stroke? Guides people who have not had a heart attack or a stroke through decision to take daily aspirin. Discusses benefits and risks. Looks at who can take daily aspirin. Includes interactive tool to help you decide.
  20. Statins: Should I Take Them to Prevent a Heart Attack or Stroke? Guides people not already diagnosed with heart disease through decision to take statin medicine to lower risk of heart attack or stroke. Covers cholesterol and other risk factors. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  21. Smoking and Stroke Risk
  22. Exercising to Prevent a Stroke
  23. Stroke: Common Disabilities
  24. Stroke: Getting Dressed
  25. Stroke: Hesitant or Impulsive?
  26. Stroke: Behavior Changes
  27. Stroke: Changes in Emotions
  28. Stroke: Perception Changes
  29. Stroke: Memory Tips
  30. Stroke: Dealing With Depression
  31. Stroke and TIA: Who Is Affected
  32. Stroke Recovery: Coping With Eating Problems
  33. Stroke: Life-Threatening Complications
  34. Self-Care After a Stroke
  35. Stroke: Problems With Ignoring the Affected Side
  36. Stroke: What's Your Risk? Learn what increases your risk for stroke and how you can lower your risk.
  37. After a Stroke: Taking an Antiplatelet Learn why it's important to take antiplatelet medicine after your stroke.
  38. Stroke: How to Prevent Another One
  39. Speech Problems From Brain or Nervous System Damage
  40. Stroke: Speech and Language Problems
  41. Stroke: Your Rehabilitation Team
  42. Treatment for Stroke-Related Spasticity
  43. Driving a Car After a Stroke
  44. Stroke: Preventing Injury in Affected Limbs
  45. Stroke: Understanding Your Emotions Learn about the range of emotions you may experience after you've had a stroke.
  46. Stroke: Bladder and Bowel Problems
  47. Stroke Prevention: Should I Have a Carotid Artery Procedure? Guides through the decision to have a carotid endarterectomy or carotid artery stenting to prevent stroke if you have not already had a stroke or TIA. Lists pros and cons. Explains risks. Looks at other treatments. Has interactive tool to help you decide.
  48. After a Stroke: Your Self-Care Plan Learn how your self-care plan can help you manage after a stroke.
  49. Atrial Fibrillation: Should I Take an Anticoagulant to Prevent Stroke? Guides you through the decision to take an anticoagulant to prevent stroke. Explains atrial fibrillation and risk of stroke. Lists benefits and risks of anticoagulants and aspirin. Includes interactive tool to help you decide.
  50. Stroke Recovery: Using Support to Stay Positive Get help thinking about ways to stay positive and hopeful after a stroke.
  51. Carotid Artery Procedures After a Stroke or TIA
  52. After a Stroke: Helping Your Family Adjust
  53. Stroke Recovery: Finding What Inspires You Getting better after a stroke takes patience and effort. See how others found inspiration to keep going.
  54. After a Stroke: Taking a Blood Thinner for A-Fib Learn why it's important to take blood-thinning medicine after your stroke.
  55. What Is a TIA? Learn about transient ischemic attacks (TIAs) and what the risks are when you have one.
  56. Stroke: Should I Move My Loved One Into Long-Term Care? Guides you through decision to put a loved one who has had a stroke into long-term care. Lists reasons for and against. Covers types of long-term centers. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  57. Atrial Fibrillation: Which Anticoagulant Should I Take to Prevent Stroke? Guides you through the decision to take warfarin or a different anticoagulant (apixaban, dabigatran, edoxaban, or rivaroxaban) to prevent stroke. Explains atrial fibrillation and risk of stroke. Lists benefits and risks of anticoagulants.
  58. Carotid Endarterectomy Discusses carotid endarterectomy surgery to remove plaque buildup in the carotid arteries to prevent stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA). Includes info on how surgery can help prevent future strokes. Looks at long-term aspirin treatment.
  59. Cholesterol: How It Raises Your Risk Learn how high cholesterol raises your risk for heart attack and stroke.
  60. What Is Clot-Busting (Thrombolytic) Treatment? Learn how clot-busting medicines are used for emergencies like stroke and heart attack.
  61. Carotid Artery Procedure: How Others Decided Hear what other people thought about as they decided whether to have a procedure to help prevent a stroke.
  62. Blood Thinners Other Than Warfarin: Taking Them Safely
  63. Heart-Healthy Eating: Fish

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