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  • JNF Adds Caregiver Support Group

    JNF Adds Caregiver Suppor...

    A strong support network is an important part of adjusting to living with a newly diagnosed brain aneurysm/AVM or hemorrhagic stroke patient. Most hospitals do not offer patients and families ongoing support and

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  • Swedish Medical Center Testing New Brain Aneurysm Treatment Technology

    Swedish Medical Center Te...

    JNF Medical Advisory Board Member, Dr. Donald Frei of Swedish Medical Center, is leading the study of an investigation device called WEB to treat brain aneurysms. Swedish is one of the 20 sites across the country doing

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  • How Do You Know if You Are Suffering from Depression?

    How Do You Know if You Ar...

    By: Kimberly Chapman - Patient Advocacy Director/Support Group Coordinator Recently, I had the honor of speaking with a well-known neuropsychologist. I asked him how he can tell if his patients are truly suffering from

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  • NEW TREATMENT EVIDENCE FOR THE MOST SEVERE STROKES

    NEW TREATMENT EVIDENCE FO...

    Written by JNF Medical Advisory Board Member - Dr. Michael Chen of Rush University More common than ruptured brain aneurysms, and still involving brain blood vessels, is ischemic stroke.  A blockage of a major blood

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