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What can stroke patients do to help themselves?

Stroke patients can do many things to help themselves, says Phaniraj Iyengar, MD, a vascular neurologist at Sunrise Hospital. In this video, he lists what's most important, including recognizing stroke symptoms and moving quickly. 

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