Stroke Awareness Month

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY ) – Two million brain cells die every minute during a stroke increasing the risk of permanent brain damage, disability or death. Since May is National Stroke Awareness Month, we’re learning more about stroke risk factors, awareness and prevention.

Upcoming Event:

Hampton Roads Power To End Stroke Jazz Brunch
Saturday, June 7, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Murray Center – 455 E. Brambleton Ave – Norfolk
Live music by “Elements Band”
Blood pressure screenings, workshops, expert speakers panel, fitness demonstrations
RSVP: (757) 628-2611

For more information on stroke:

Dr. Michael Gebel
Bon Secours Neuroscience Institute
(757) 215-3565

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