Stroke

Newton Medical Center has once again received the Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus. Bestowed on us by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association, this accolade signifies our commitment to getting stroke patients the clot-busting treatment they need faster, reducing long-term effects and disability. Learn more about our stroke center >





Stroke Programs and Screenings


Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available.
 
Stroke Support Group
This group offers support and encouragement for recovering stroke patients and their caregivers.
Fourth Tuesday of the month; 6:00 to 7:00pm
Newton Medical Center
For more information and to register, please call 973-579-8620.


Stroke Articles
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Life span about three years less than for whites, heart association statement says

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Swedish study finds those who quit the daily low-dose pill face a more rapid risk of cardio woes

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More people survive these brain attacks, but the health problems that cause stroke aren't going away

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