Stroke Prevention


Classes:

Evening Stroke Prevention Class   May 2 at 6 p.m.
  No Yoga for children
Daytime Stroke Prevention Class   May 3 at 10 a.m.
  No Yoga for children
Cooking Class   May 18 at 6 p.m.   No Yoga for children

Registration for May classes begins April 15.

Online Resources:

National Stroke Association http://www.stroke.org

American Stroke Association http://www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG

  • The American Stroke Association, in partnership with the American Heart Association, has links for identifying warning signs of stroke, explaining types of stroke, diagnosing and treating stroke, living as a stroke survivor, fact sheets, and an online support group & forum for stroke survivors as well as their caregivers.

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention: Stroke http://www.cdc.gov/stroke

National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/stroke

Pubmed: Cerebrovascular Accident (Stroke) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMHT0024234

  • Pubmed’s Stroke page provides in-depth information about symptoms and mechanics of different types of stroke, diagnostic tests, treatments for different types of stroke, stroke prevention, clinical trials, and other stroke-related research.

Medline Plus: Stroke https://medlineplus.gov/stroke.html

  • Medline Plus’s Stroke page provides in-depth information about symptoms & mechanics of different types of stroke, diagnostic tests, treatments for different types of stroke, stroke prevention, clinical trials, and other stroke related research. Many of the resources are also available in Spanish.

Health Guru: Stroke http://conditions.healthguru.com/video/understanding-stroke

  • Health Guru provides many videos related to the mechanics of different types of strokes, risk factors, symptoms, and recovery. NOTE: videos begin autoplaying once the site loads. Simply press pause and scroll down to select the video you would like to watch.