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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Stroke

Many lives could be saved if relatives of patients with aortic diseases underwent routine screening and genetic testing, a new study suggests.

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Stroke

The more you smoke, the greater your chances of developing a common heart rhythm disorder that increases your risk of stroke and early death, researchers say.

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Much of the United States has been sweltering in triple-digit heat this week, but new research finds outdoor workers can suffer fatal heat stroke from temperatures that only reach the high 80s.

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Stroke

Sickle cell disease increases the risk of stroke for African Americans -- but recent research shows carrying the genetic trait for sickle cell doesn't.

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