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National Stroke Awareness Month CCHC New Bern NC
National Stroke Awareness Month

May is National Stroke Awareness Month. Although it is preventable and treatable, stroke is a leading cause of death and serious disability nationwide and around the world. What is a Stroke? A stroke occurs when a blood vessel in the brain ruptures and bleeds, or when the blood supply to the brain is blocked. The…

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Stroke Awareness Day

Today is Monday Oct. 29, 2018. A normal day for many of us, but also an important day for those who have suffered from, or know someone who has suffered a stroke. Today is stroke awareness day, and is aimed at knowing what exactly a stroke is, the warning signs, and how to join the…

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June 12-18 is Men’s Health Week

Addressing your health can be scary, but avoiding it altogether can be deadly. According to a recent National Health Interview Survey of 33,075 adults, 24.3% of all men over 18 years of age had not seen a doctor in the past year compared to 12% of all women in the same group. The survey interestingly…

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May is National Stroke Awareness Month

Strokes Don’t Discriminate: No Matter Your Age, Education and Awareness are Vital A stroke can happen to anyone at any time—at any age. During National Stroke Awareness Month healthcare professionals are urging Americans to learn more about the impact of stroke, learn stroke symptoms and what to do if you spot them, and to access…

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Smoking Cessation Program – Part 3

Smoking Cessation Program – Part 3 Heart disease, stroke, aortic aneurysm, peripheral vascular disease

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