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Stroke: Symptoms and Recovery

A stroke happens every 40 seconds in the U.S. and is the fifth leading cause of death, killing about 140,000  Americans each year. Recovery from a stroke is a life long process, and there are many people, like Nurse Rona’s guests, Dr. Diane Barnes and Patricia Gill, who have stories to offer of hope and recovery. Check out … Continued


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The Brain, Memory, and Dementia

Nurse Rona will be joined by Josh Kornbluth, who is currently engaged in a year-long residency as a scholar at the Global Brain Health Institute. He is spending time with people who have dementia, their caregivers, researchers, nurses, and social workers. They will be joined by Dr. Jennifer Yokoyama, an Assistant Professor at the UCSF Memory and Aging Center. 


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