4 months ago
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Navicent Health Hospital receives highest award for stroke patient care

Navicent Health Hospital is showing the medical world that different strokes are treatable for all folks in Middle Georgia.
6 months ago
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Stroke survivor wants to spread awareness

"I never thought it would happen to me," said Tony Brown. He worked as an orthopedic technologist and EMT for more almost thirty years."To go from being this big strong guy to literally," said Brown. "To being a person that literally can't get out of bed by himself without falling."
Medical Monday: Signs of a stroke
6 months ago
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Medical Monday: Signs of a stroke

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Reacting quickly to a stroke could save your or your loved one’s life. According to the American Stroke Association, someone in the United States has a stroke every 40 seconds and it is the fifth-leading cause of death. Denise Goings, Stroke Program Coordinator at Navicent, came on Daybreak to discuss the […]
Medical Monday: Stroke Awareness Month
2 years ago
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Medical Monday: Stroke Awareness Month

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Strokes affect nearly 800,000 Americans each year. It’s a medical emergency that can cause permanent brain damage. Kristen Ankrom joins 41NBC to talk about what a stroke is and how it affects the body. She’s the Stroke and Chest Pain Coordinator at Coliseum Health Systems in Macon.
2 years ago
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Nurse shares stroke symptoms, prevention methods

Navicent Health shares a few signs to look out for and prevention methods you can use to stay in, or increase good health.
2 years ago
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Stroke prevention: Learn how to stay safe

Stroke Coordinator Denise Goings joins 41NBC to talk about a stroke class she's teaching in Forsyth.
3 years ago
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NASCAR Hall of Famer David Pearson recovering from stroke

NASCAR Hall of Famer and former three-time Cup champion David Pearson is recovering from a mild stroke he suffered on Dec. 9.