Stroke

Holy Cross Hospital is an AHCA (Agency for Health Care Administration) Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center and Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center. Holy Cross has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get with the Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award for nine consecutive years (2010-2018)! www.holycrossneuroservices.com
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1 in 4 People Over 25 Will Be Hit by Stroke

THURSDAY, Dec. 20, 2018 -- A quarter of the world's people over the age of 25 will experience a debilitating stroke during their lifetime, a new study estimates.

Rates vary country to country, but in the United States 23 percent to 29 percent of people can expect a stroke sometime in their lives, concluded a team led by Dr. Gregory Roth.

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