Articles tagged with 'stroke' | OSF HealthCare

OSF HealthCare - Archive (stroke)

2024
April
10,
2024
| 11:47 AM America/Chicago
The FDA recently approved the first treatment for people with liver scarring due to fatty liver disease.
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March
05,
2024
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
This stroke survivor is thriving in tailored rehabilitation at OSF HealthCare. 
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February
14,
2024
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
People with diabetes are at a greater risk for heart disease and related issues.
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January
24,
2024
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
In this week's Health Highlights, OSF HealthCare providers take a look at the signs and symptoms of strokes in women, and small bowel obstruction.
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January
03,
2024
| 12:22 PM America/Chicago
Women – specifically those 80 and up – may be unaware of stroke risk factors that greatly impact them.
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2023
November
03,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Now is the perfect time to take stock of heart health.
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September
21,
2023
| 13:26 PM America/Chicago
Laser ablation involves making a precise scar to reduce symptons of atrial fibrillation.
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September
18,
2023
| 14:10 PM America/Chicago
The Watchman procedure helps prevent strokes in people who can’t use blood thinners.
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August
28,
2023
| 09:39 AM America/Chicago
Telestroke is a form of telemedicine used in Emergency Departments. It allows suspected stroke patients to get life-saving care quicker.
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August
25,
2023
| 15:34 PM America/Chicago
Heat exhaustion leads to heat stroke. But how do we prevent it from happening? Dr. Brian Curtis breaks down preventative measures during the hot summer months.
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August
25,
2023
| 13:16 PM America/Chicago
For things like heart attack symptoms, stroke symptoms or serious wounds, experts say the choice is clear: call the ambulance over taking your own vehicle.
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July
18,
2023
| 10:00 AM America/Chicago
Children spend time with older relatives during the summer, but they may not know how to respond to an emergency in an unfamiliar home.
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June
01,
2023
| 07:58 AM America/Chicago
June is post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)  awareness month.
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May
30,
2023
| 07:48 AM America/Chicago
Older adults are at a higher risk for a stroke. But the good news: steps to prevent a stroke are the same no matter your age.
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May
10,
2023
| 09:07 AM America/Chicago
Most medical professionals agree there is some evidence for migraines caused by changes in barometric pressure. There are ways to lessen the impact of the headaches.
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May
01,
2023
| 09:32 AM America/Chicago
A cutting-edge stroke drug recently rolled out at OSF HealthCare, Tenecteplase, is already turning the tide for people who have suffered a stroke.
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March
17,
2023
| 09:47 AM America/Chicago
Group therapy is an additional tool that can offer benefits that individual therapy cannot.
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March
13,
2023
| 09:30 AM America/Chicago
Couples who sleep in the same bed but are not getting that coveted seven to eight hours of shut eye can slumber with some degree of separation.
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March
09,
2023
| 16:15 PM America/Chicago
As we prepare to spring forward this weekend, health experts issue a wake-up call to Congress on daylight saving time.
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2022
November
18,
2022
| 10:35 AM America/Chicago
An OSF interventional neurologist is leading the pack when it comes to a cutting-edge surgical stroke prevention technique.
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September
27,
2022
| 15:52 PM America/Chicago
It’s a perfect time to change lifestyles to avoid cholesterol problems as we enter the holiday eating season.
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