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Stroke can happen at any age

When most people think of stroke, they do not think of it as a disease that affects young people. Although most common in people over the age of 70, stroke can indeed strike at any age. Learn to manage your risk factors and help create more survivors. Some risk factors like age, gender, family history, …

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Getting on top of chronic disease

Heart disease, hypertension, stroke, diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease- chronic diseases affect all parts of life. The diagnosis is followed by testing, prescriptions and often dietary changes. But what about exercise? Each of these interventions has involved advice from a regulated health professional who ensures that you get the care necessary to support your recovery …

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