Top 10 Stroke Prevention Tips for People Who Live in the South's "Stroke Belt"
Shepherd Center stroke experts provide insight on reducing your stroke risk.
The South is known as the "Stroke Belt" because of the high incidence of stroke in the region. But there are things you can do to lower your risk for stroke. Follow these 10 tips from Shepherd Center stroke experts. View the SlideShare presentation below or click here.
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Shepherd Center, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is a private, not-for-profit hospital specializing in medical treatment, research and rehabilitation for people with spinal cord injury, brain injury, multiple sclerosis, spine and chronic pain, and other neuromuscular conditions. Founded in 1975, Shepherd Center is ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the top 10 rehabilitation hospitals in the nation. In its more than four decades, Shepherd Center has grown from a six-bed rehabilitation unit to a world-renowned, 152-bed hospital that treats more than 740 inpatients, nearly 280 day program patients and more than 7,100 outpatients each year in more than 46,000 visits.