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Stories with subject: Stroke
  • Study backs nonsurgical way to fix heart valves 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 3:25 pm
  • WASHINGTON - A new study gives a big boost to fixing a bad aortic valve, the heart's main gate, without open-heart surgery. Survival rates were better one year later for people who had a new valve placed through a tube into an artery instead.

  • NWA Naturals to Host 'Strike Out Stroke Night' 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 3:57 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Northwest Arkansas Naturals will dedicate their opening home game to educating fans about preventing strokes.

  • Kids learn stroke signs in class through imitation 
    Updated: Mar-23-14 8:28 am
  • NEW YORK - Andrea Esteban tried to smile with half her face, crossing her eyes in the process, and her third-grade classmates giggled. Matthew Velez struggled to speak, "Luh, luh, uh, gronk," and the kids erupted in laughter.