Using a clot-busting medication to treat people who wake up with symptoms of stroke was safe and should be studied further to see how effective it might be, researchers find.
Study finds some people are not receiving the clot-busting treatment for stroke called tPA which helps improve recovery.
New electrical stimulation therapy involves wearing a sensor-laden glove on good hand to regain some control of inert hand.
The older you get, the more likely you are to use additional medicines, which can increase the chance of harmful drug effects, including interactions.
Doctor at NorthShore Neurological Institute performs advanced, minimally invasive procedure to remove a blood clot lodged deep in a critical area of patient's brain.