Tag: stroke

Posted on March 26, 2018

22 Years And A Solid Evidence Based Treatment For Stroke Is Still Not Accepted: New York Times March 26 2018

It was one of those findings that would change medicine, Dr. Christopher Lewandowski thought. For years, doctors had tried — and failed — to find a treatment that would preserve the brains of stroke patients. The task was beginning to seem hopeless: Once a clot blocked a blood vessel supplying the brain, its cells quickly […] Read More

Posted on September 27, 2016

What I Learned From a Stroke at 26: Make Time to Untangle By JONAS KOFFLER New York Times Sept. 24, 2016

As an idealistic, knowledge-hungry college graduate and aspiring writer, I had grown tired of hopping from one office gig to the next. It was 2000 and technology was in full bloom. I wanted to cash in on the digital gold rush. Like many of my friends in Austin, Tex., I figured, why not join the […] Read More