Stroke Prevention


Trend shows later onset of dementia, fewer years of the disease

April 24, 2018
 

Findings could be related to reduced stroke risk.

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Stroke

Landmark study identifies new genetic risk factors for stroke

March 13, 2018
 

Sudha Seshadri, M.D., of UT Health San Antonio, is senior co-author of this largest genetic study of stroke to date.

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Symposium on Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases

August 24, 2017
 

When Saturday, Oct. 21 Where Eilan Hotel and Spa, San Antonio Details This one-day conference will equip health care providers with practical, evidence-based knowledge for early stroke identification, evaluation, treatment, transport, and management. It is intended for all professionals involved in the diagnosis, treatment and management of stroke. For the complete agenda and registration information, […]

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Express-News: Drug for concussion, stroke moves closer to human trials

July 25, 2017
 

James Lechleiter wasn’t trying to save brain cells when he stumbled upon a discovery that would launch his pharmaceutical company. Read the full story at the Express-News

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Love Run 5K Feb. 4 to benefit UT Health nursing students, American Cancer Society

February 3, 2017
 

February is American Heart Month. To promote health and wellness in the community, UT Health San Antonio’s Student Success Center and the accelerated BSN nursing class of 2017 are holding the UT Health Love Run 5K at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 4.

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Stroke patient

KSAT 12: SA mom’s full recovery after massive stroke called a ‘Christmas miracle’

January 3, 2017
 

Her chance of living was slim, but when a healthy 34-year-old had a massive stroke on Christmas Eve, strangers came to her rescue.

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