New Program Helps Stroke Patients Get Emergency Specialty TreatmentThe program allows paramedics take those patients to one of nine specialty stroke centers around the county.
Strokes Happen, Even Under The Age Of 50Even if you’re under the age of 50, there's still a chance you can fall victim to a very damaging stroke. It’s important to do whatever you can with regard to stroke prevention, and if you do have a stroke occurrence, there are important measures that must be taken immediately, as well as in the longterm.
Yoko Ono, 83, Released From Hospital After Being Admitted For FluSean Ono Lennon said on Twitter Saturday that his mother was "running about as usual" after getting home.
CHP Officer Reunited With Stroke Victim He Pulled Over On 405 FreewayA California Highway Patrol officer was reunited Tuesday with a Southland woman whom he stopped for driving erratically when she was actually suffering a stroke.
Joe Jackson Hospitalized After Suffering Stroke In BrazilJackson, the father of Janet Jackson and the late Michael Jackson, went to Brazil to celebrate turning 87 on Sunday, but reportedly missed his party because he was already hospitalized.
Cardiologists Say 'Heart Watchman' Implant Could Be Breakthrough For Patients On Blood ThinnersCBS2/KCAL9 was there Monday morning as doctors in Santa Monica performed what they're calling groundbreaking surgery.
Respected Fitness Trainer Works To Make Students Proud After Suffering StrokeA fitness trainer in South Bay, known as "G.I. Joe" Charles, has spent the last 15 years of his life motivating people to work out and get in shape.
6-Time Angels All-Star, Former Manager Jim Fregosi Dies At 71Jim Fregosi, a former All-Star who won more than 1,000 games as a manager for four teams, died Friday after an apparent stroke. He was 71.
Wife’s Love, Support Helps Man Overcome StrokeA Ventura man was able to overcome a stroke with the help of his loving wife and comprehensive therapy.
Her Own Reflection Is A Mystery Due To Face BlindnessWhile it's not unusual to have trouble recognizing someone, picture a world where you don't recognize any faces at all, such as those of your spouse or kids.
Doctors: Randy Travis Awake After Stroke, SurgeryCountry music star Randy Travis was awake and interacting with his family and friends Monday as he recovers from surgery following a stroke, his doctors said.
Local Organization Helps Families With Loved Ones In A Medical CrisisA local organization is helping families who have a loved one in a medical crisis.