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Stroke: 4 Things You Need to Know

Tags: atrial fibrillation, brain health, carotid artery, genetics, stenosis, stroke

When it comes to stroke, it’s important to understand your risk and to work closely with your doctor. It comes down to knowing your risk factors, experts say. Here are four things you need to know about stroke.


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Chat With a Doctor: Fibromuscular Dysplasia (FMD)

Tags: carotid artery, chat with a doctor, ears ringing, fibromuscular dysplasia, FMD, Headaches, lightheaded, webchat

Fibromuscular dysplasia is an uncommon disorder that can affect various arteries. A Cleveland Clinic physician talks about fibromuscular dysplasia during a live webchat Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012, at noon (ET).