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Saturday, March 8, 2014
A stroke occurs every 40 seconds in America. They range from barely noticeable to massive and deadly. Every four minutes someone dies from stroke and it stands as the leading cause of disability in the United States. What exactly is a stroke and why do people have them? What are the most common symptoms and why is it so important to get immediate medical attention? Why do African-Americans have the highest rate of stroke?
Surviving Stroke is a multiple media exploration of this perplexing and often unrecognized health threat. This special coverage will examine how a clot busting drug and GPS-like mapping technology have helped revolutionize stroke survival. Coverage will also explore the future of stroke treatment and prevention including brain cooling, and stem cells.
|18||19||20||21||22||23 (8:30 PM - WVIZ/PBS) Feagler and Friends -
Pregnancy Related Stroke Hopsitalizations
||26 (6:00 to 9:00 AM - 90.3 WCPN) Morning Edition - Anatomy of a Stroke||27 (6:00 to 9:00 AM - 90.3 WCPN) Morning Edition - Children and Stroke||28 (9:00 AM - 90.3 WCPN)
The Sound of Ideas - Stroke Disparities and Preventions
29 (6:00 to 9:00 AM - 90.3 WCPN) Morning Edition - Imaging Advancements: Speed and Accuracy
Replays Sunday, Oct. 2 at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, Oct. 4 at 7:30 PM, Sunday, Oct. 9 at 10:30 PM
30 (6:00 to 9:00 AM - 90.3 WCPN) Morning Edition - New Stroke Therapies(12:00 PM - 90.3 WCPN)
Around Noon - Interivew with Robert Kolpit, author of Wings: A Radio Drama About Stroke
(12:30 PM - City Club of Cleveland) Stroke Research and Treatments
(9:00 PM - 90.3 WCPN)
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