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What is a Stroke? On WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

In the U.S., a person dies of a stroke every 4 minutes. We’ve all heard about strokes and yet many of us don’t really know what they are. Listen to find out about many the risk factors, ailments and symptoms that can lead to a stroke.

Advances in Stroke Treatment – Part 2 of 2 on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

The technique of opening the artery in a blood clot (ischemic)  in the brain turned is showing extremely positive results  – since this past January. By inserting a small catheter into a vein, Dr. Case of Sarasota Memorial Hospital can remove the clot from the brain in certain cases.