Stroke Treatment & Recovery

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Resources

  • "2023 Guideline for the Management of Patients With Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: A Guideline From the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association" by the NIH National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information.  New
  • American Stoke Association a division of the American Heart Association, provides information about risk assessment, prevention, treatment, recovery, caregiving, stroke family support information, and the usual "other"
  • "Aspirin for Reducing Your Risk of Heart Attack and Stroke: KNOW THE FACTS" from the U.S. food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER)
  • About Stroke from the American Heart Association / American Stroke Association.
  • The Brain Attack Coalition. The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) has facilitated the activities of the BAC for over 30 years, and participates in the BAC as a non-voting member. The Brain Attack Coalition (BAC) is dedicated to improving prevention, advancing treatment, and enhancing recovery to eliminate the burden of stroke. The BAC is a group of non-profit professional, voluntary, and/or governmental agencies dedicated to setting direction, advancing knowledge, and communicating the best practices to prevent and treat stroke. BAC members as of FY2023:
    • American Academy of Neurology
    • American Association of Neuroscience Nurses
    • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
    • American College of Emergency Physicians
    • American Society of Neuroradiology
    • American Stroke Association/American Heart Association
    • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    • Food and Drug Administration
    • National Association of EMS Physicians/ National Association of State EMS Officials
    • National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
    • Neurocritical Care Society
    • Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery
    • Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology
    • Stroke Belt Consortium
    • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

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  • National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
  • Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM) Information Inclusion body myositis (IBM) is one of a group of muscle diseases known as the inflammatory myopathies, which are characterized by chronic, progressive muscle inflammation accompanied by muscle weakness.
  • Stroke: Know the Risks from the American Heart Association (.pdf)

Disaster Resources

Aid and Resources

Alerts

Disasters and Preparation

Relief

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Relief services include resources made available to individuals and communities that have experienced losses due to disasters such as floods, hurricanes, earthquakes, drought, tornadoes, tsunamis, and riots.

Below please find a list of links to learn more about relief.

Recovery

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Recovery is the process of returning to normal.  Salvage, resumption of business processes, and repair are typical recovery tasks.

FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers. A Disaster Recovery Center is a readily accessible facility or mobile office where applicants may go for information about FEMA or other disaster assistance programs, or for questions related to your case.

Small Business Association (SBA) Emergency Preparedness Resources:

Rebuilding

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Natural disasters displace thousands of homeowners and families every year.

Below please find a list of links to rebuilding/ redevelopment resources that help rebuild lives and homes of families: