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Tracking the path of a stroke

Maryel Andison was a university communications and fundraising specialist living with her husband and children in Winnipeg when she suffered a stroke. It was a warm Sunday morning, she was watering flowers, and she was just 51 years old. Maryel waited three days before deciding to see a doctor. By [...]

Created by Hoyt Finnamore

Man feels 20 years younger after Cardiovascular Surgery

My name is Bill Kalmer, and I have been a patient for the past 24 years at Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. My medical problems have been primarily cardiac in nature. I have had an AICD (automatic implanted cardiac defibrillator) for the past 24 yrs. My condition began to [...]

Created by Makala Johnson