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Straight, No Chaser Vlog: Stroke – How to Save a Life

It’s stroke awareness month. We understand that being confronted with a family member in the midst of a stroke can be terrifying. Somehow, you have to muster the courage to act and get your loved one the help needed. 184 more words

Sterling Medical Advice

Straight, No Chaser: Stroke Awareness Month

This content of this post is so simple yet important that it really warrants taking up space in a few of your brain’s cells. Most of us know someone who has suffered from a stroke. 547 more words

Sterling Medical Advice

A Call to Service

Just over a year ago, Jim Floyd and his wife were about to go to dinner when he decided to take some medicine for what he thought was a migraine. 493 more words

Straight, No Chaser Vlog: Stroke – How to Save a Life

The Straight, No Chaser vlog (video blog) series presents “health care basics” to keep you safe, healthy and out of the emergency room. Today’s topic is stroke (cerebrovascular accidents). 120 more words

Sterling Medical Advice

What Happened Thursday Night - Friday Morning When I Had A Leak In Bed?

I awoke in the early hour’s of Friday morning confused and disorientated, having wet myself and drenched in sweat. I was weak, shaky and had horrific pain in the left temporal region, temple and eye. 191 more words

A Whistle Blowers Diary

Hillary's fainting spell

And I thought I’d retired as a neurologist. What is there to say about the video that shows Hillary Clinton being held up by a woman on her left, later by others, and then collapsing sufficiently that her head is at most 3 feet from the pavement in one frame. 1,002 more words

Medicine In General