Monthly Archives: February 2015

STROKE PREVENTION TIPS SERIES: Part 2

Do you live with: Hypertension Diabetes High Cholesterol Cigarette Addiction? Are You: Taking Oral contraceptives Living with Depression Taking Hormone Replacement Therapy¬† Physically Inactive? If you answered yes to any of the questions above you need to read about Primary … Continue reading

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Are Nurses Reshaping Long-Term Services and Supports?

Nurses have developed many creative, sustainable, and compassionate ways to care for individuals who, because of disability, frailty, or illness, cannot care for themselves. Through advocacy and education and by spearheading and implementing novel programs, nurses are making it easier … Continue reading

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Stroke Prevention Tips: Revised Guidelines on primary prevention of stroke released

Most primary and secondary stroke prevention recommendations focus on ischemic stroke, but some apply to hemorrhagic stroke, or to cerebral venous thrombosis. (Image compliments of JohnstonHealth.cog) ADVANCED CONTENT suitable for Nurses and Certified Caregivers Primary stroke prevention refers to the … Continue reading

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