Know the signs of a Stroke

In effort to raise awareness of the disease and to increase brain health, June is dedicated as Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month. If you or someone you know has suffered from a stroke or mini-stroke, it is important to learn the signs and symptoms, as well as the treatments, for a stroke or mini-stroke. A stroke occurs when a blood vessel that carries oxygen and nutrients to the brain is either blocked by a clot or bursts (or ruptures). When that happens, part of the brain … [Read more...]

Know the facts: heart disease and stroke

Many of us associate February with romance, pink and red foiled chocolates and aisles of cheesy cards in stores; but February is also associated with a more serious topic: heart health. February is American Heart Month, which is a dedicated time of year created by the American Heart Association to raise awareness and funds for heart disease in the US. To help educate you on the causes and risks of heart disease and stroke, we've rounded up some http://www.canadianpharmacy365.net/ … [Read more...]