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Joshua S. Yamamoto, M.D., F.A.C.C. ,You Can Prevent A Stroke, 360 MAGAZINE, author, book

World Stroke Day is Coming (Oct. 29th)

By: Joshua S. Yamamoto, M.D., F.A.C.C. (Author, You Can Prevent A Stroke) The best way to treat a stroke is to prevent it. Yes, You Can Prevent a Stroke, and remember, prevent is an active verb. A stroke is damage to the brain from interrupted or inadequate blood. When we don’t get blood to the […]

Advances That Can Prevent Stroke

Latest advances in stroke prevention replace older, less reliable methods. However, nearly half the country is still 10 years behind the times, says cardiologist Joshua S. Yamamoto, medical director at Foxhall Medicine in Washington, DC. According to Dr. Yamamoto, the four major advancements everyone should know about are— The implantable cardiac monitor (made by Abbott/St […]