Stroke

Tanner Vascular Care
Tanner's highly-skilled vascular surgeons in Carrollton and Villa Rica have the expertise and experience to diagnose, treat or surgically repair a wide range of vascular and endovascular conditions and diseases — including restoring blood flow to an area of the body after trauma or disease damaged blood vessels.

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Stroke Certification
To help expedite leading-edge stroke care in west Georgia and east Alabama, Tanner Health System hospitals have earned distinction as accredited destinations for advanced stroke care.

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3 Ways to Reduce Your Risk for a Heart Attack
Whatever your age, it’s never too late to start reducing your risk for a heart attack. Timothy Albert, MD, tells you how.
 
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Stroke

The more you smoke, the greater your chances of developing a common heart rhythm disorder that increases your risk of stroke and early death, researchers say.

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Much of the United States has been sweltering in triple-digit heat this week, but new research finds outdoor workers can suffer fatal heat stroke from temperatures that only reach the high 80s.

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Sickle cell disease increases the risk of stroke for African Americans -- but recent research shows carrying the genetic trait for sickle cell doesn't.

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Christa Murphy was in the bathroom getting ready for work, yet the routine wasn't going like it should.

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Black and Hispanic Americans have a much higher risk of a second bleeding stroke than whites, and more research is needed to find out why, a new study suggests.

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Treating stroke survivors' blood pressure more aggressively might prevent a substantial number of deaths, a new study estimates.

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