The focus in the first hours is to diagnose and treat. After that, the focus is on preventing complications and preparing for discharge and recovery.... Read more
Medications to treat stroke
There are two kinds of blood thinners: antiplatelet drugs and anticoagulants. Read more .
Blood pressure lowering medications
There are many different kinds of blood pressure-lowering drugs. Your doctor will work with you to find the drug, or combination of drugs, that is best for you. Read more .
Did you or someone you know recently suffer a stroke?
Tools for your recovery from stroke
Common feelings after diagnosis – and how to work through them.
Tips to start exercise after having a stroke
Learn how to manage your medications.
Find nearby services to support your recovery.
Self-care tips for caregivers.
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