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Get the Facts
Know how to spot a stroke? Most don't.
Seconds count when it comes to surviving a stroke. The National Institutes of Health tells you how to recognize the warning signs.
What is Stroke?
Self-Assessment Tools
Stroke Risk Assessment Tool
This interactive tool from the Siteman Cancer Center estimates your risk of stroke.
Stroke Warning Signs
Stroke Risk Quiz
Make sure you know how to prevent stroke and test your stroke knowledge.
Resources
African Americans and Stroke - Power to End Stroke
Information about stroke unique to African Americans.
The Risks and Benefits of Daily Aspirin Therapy
Is an aspirin a day the right thing for you? It's not as easy a decision as it sounds. Know the benefits and risks before considering daily aspirin therapy.
For Caregivers and Families (NSA)
NSA provides information and resources for families and caregivers of stroke survivors.
National Stroke Association
NSA's mission is to lower the incidence and impact of stroke by developing compelling community outreach programs, calling for continued improvement in the quality of stroke patient care, and educating both healthcare professionals and the general public about stroke.
Stroke Prevention Resourse List
A list of helpful prevention tips from the CDC.
How to prevent a stroke
Women and Stroke - What you need to know about strokes
In depth information about what stroke is, risk factors, and what you can do to prevent strokes.

 

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