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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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  • GROUNDBREAKING STUDIES FIND THAT NEUROINTERVENTIONAL SURGERY REDUCES STROKE MORTALITY

    GROUNDBREAKING STUDIES FI...

    WASHINGTON, DC – February 11, 2015 – Two new clinical trials on the treatment of stroke (ESCAPE and EXTEND IA) demonstrate that neurointerventional surgery significantly increases the number of patients who

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  • Best Friends Together Again

    Best Friends Together Again

    Today, the world lost a wonderful man and heaven gained a true angel.  Dave Bergman, former Chairman of the Board of The Joe Niekro Foundation and best friend of the late Joe Niekro, passed away this morning after a

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