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Stroke, Demystified

Despite the prevalence and seriousness of stroke, many Americans are not aware of what exactly a stroke is — or the steps they can take to prevent one. Here are answers to the most common questions about this common disease.

After Two Strokes, Litigator is Grateful and Healthier than Ever

Andrew Kampel took control of his health and adopted healthier habits after suffering from two strokes in 2013.

Speeding Stroke Recovery

For stroke patients, early intervention is vital. That's why Weill Cornell Medicine, NewYork-Presbyterian and Columbia University Medical Center teamed up to create a mobile stroke treatment unit.

NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center Certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center

NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center is now one of about 100 Joint Commission Comprehensive Stroke Centers in the country, providing advanced stroke care and exceptional, around-the-clock treatment.