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The NINDS conducts stroke research and clinical trials at its laboratories and clinics at the NIH, and through grants to major medical institutions across the country.

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Ambulance Video

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This PSA alerts audiences about the need to call 911 and arrive at a hospital within 60 minutes after a stroke to receive medical treatment immediately.

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Know Your Risks Infographic

NINDS Know Your Risks Infographic

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This infographic describes the two major kinds of stroke and provides information on how to lower your stroke risk.


Six Ways to Lower Your Risk For Stroke

Six ways to lower your risk for stroke

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Making healthy lifestyle changes and managing chronic health conditions can reduce the chances of having a stroke. This infographic describes six ways to decrease your stroke risk.


Know Stroke: Facts

Know Stroke | Facts

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Everyone should know the facts about stroke. Check out this infographic to learn how stroke impacts the lives of people in the United States.


Know Stroke: Act in Time

Know Stroke | Act in Time

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Time is brain. Learn the importance of getting treatment early after a stroke with this infographic.


Know Stroke: Who is at Risk?

Know Stroke | Who is at Risk?

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Some populations are at a higher risk for having a stroke. This infographic describes how stroke risk varies by race, ethnicity, and age.


Know Stroke: Signs

Know Stroke | Signs

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Knowing the signs and symptoms of a stroke can help people react quickly when a stroke occurs. This infographic depicts the major stroke symptoms.


Know Stroke: Prevention

Know Stroke | Prevention

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Adopting the 6 healthy lifestyle choices on this infographic can help decrease the chances of having a stroke.



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