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These stroke tips from Pueblo’s Parkview Medical Center could save lives

A stroke victim undergoes rehabilitation with a physical therapist. May is National Stroke Awareness Month in the U.S.

Someone in the United States suffers a stroke roughly every 40 seconds, Parkview Medical Center in Pueblo has said as the United States marks National Stroke Awareness Month in May.  Parkview last year cared for 469 patients who had an ischemic stroke, caused by a blocked artery; hemorrhagic stroke, caused by a leaking blood vessel, or a transient ischemic attack, often called a TIA or mini-stroke, in which a person has symptoms like those of a stroke, lasting only a few minutes. Throughout the month of May, the medical […]

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