Tag: stroke

Clot busters saves organs

Clot busters saves organs

| November 4, 2015

By Gerald W. Deas, M.D. I am sure that you have heard and sung this carefree little camp song that went something like this: Row, Row, Row your boat…gently down the stream…merrily, merrily, merrily, merrily,….Life is just a dream. I would like to borrow that tune and add my words to it.: Flow, Flow, Flow […]

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Reel-ality TV Talk: Strokes, folks, social media for Real Housewives of Atlanta

Reel-ality TV Talk: Strokes, folks, social media for Real Housewives of Atlanta

| September 29, 2015

By Marquesa LaDawn NNPA Columnist Real Housewives of Atlanta: Strokes, Folks, Social Media… Kim Zolciak had a mini-stroke… Wow, for a lady who gave birth to four children, including twins, in the last few years, dancing should be much easier. Not so much for Kim—she fell out. Here’s my take, based on watching her for […]

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A hard head makes a soft tail

A hard head makes a soft tail

| August 26, 2014

By Gerald W. Deas, M.D. When I was a kid, and I performed an antisocial act, my parents would say, “A hard head will make a soft tail.” Not fully understanding this statement, I would continue unintentionally aggravating my parents and suddenly without warning, I would get a firm slap (at least two), on my […]

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Clot busters save organs

| August 28, 2013

Make sure that if you are experiencing symptoms of an early heart attack or stroke, that you are able to get to a hospital where there is a clot busting team on staff 24 hours a day. It is extremely important that a clot be busted within a three hour window.

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