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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Factors such as cholesterol and blood pressure might be less of a concern, study contends

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High rates of obesity and diabetes are a major culprit, researchers say

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In new approach to the dangerous lesions, surgeons can get patient feedback during the procedure

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Ongoing care is essential to prevent recurrence, experts say

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Study found odds for mental decline still higher for those born in certain southeastern U.S. states

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