Monthly Archive for April, 2018

: April, 2018

FAST thinking and dialing 911 can reduce stroke damage

“Think FAST.” These are two of the most important words to remember during Stroke Awareness Month — and all year long. Keeping this phrase top of mind can help reduce the risk of speech problems, permanent weakness, brain damage, or even death as a result of stroke. What is a stroke? A stroke, also called a cerebrovascular

6 Simple ways to improve your health by building a great relationship with your doctor

What are the most important relationships in your life? Family? Friends? Co-workers? Your health-care provider? The last may not always be top-of-mind, but when it comes to attaining and maintaining your best possible level of health and wellness, no relationship is more central. With open communication and easy access–whether in-person or virtually–you and your doctor