Stroke

Stroke Warning Signs

It happened so fast. Sharon Brooks, co-owner of the trendy but now-defunct Hamburger Mary’s restaurant in San Francisco, was ringing out the cash register and

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Stroke

What is a stroke? The gray matter in our brains may get all the credit for our intellectual powers and nerve coordination, but it’s blood

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Preventing Strokes

You’ve heard about the importance of a heart-healthy lifestyle. You might even have one. But have you given much thought to your brain? Every year,

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Stroke and Swallowing

When someone has had a stroke, the damage to speech and movement is usually obvious. But for some stroke survivors, having trouble swallowing can be

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