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Transient Ischemic Attack

Can We Go From Around 1 in 100 to 1 in Never?

Nancy Brown | Posted 03.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

An ambulance ride to their local hospital was followed by a medical helicopter flight to Boston Children's Hospital, where Joseph received the majority of his care. Gina took the chopper; Rob made the longest one-hour drive of his life.

This World Stroke Day, Learn How to Prevent It -- and F.A.S.T.

Nancy Brown | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

"It's been proven that time lost is brain lost; every minute that therapy is delayed, millions of brain cells die. Katherine Wolf's story is a great example. Had her husband not arrived when he did, her story probably would've been far worse."

Frankie Muniz Suffers A Mini-Stroke: What Is It?

Posted 12.05.2012 | Healthy Living

"Malcolm in the Middle" star Frankie Muniz, who is nearly 27, is recovering after being hospitalized for a "mini stroke," according to news reports. ...

Recognize the Signs of Stroke? Do You Know What to Do?

Dr. Nalini Chilkov | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dr. Nalini Chilkov

While transient ischemic attack (TIA) is often labeled "mini-stroke," it is more accurately characterized as a "warning stroke," a warning you should take very seriously.