Tagged: stroke


Have you got two minutes?

It’s World Stroke Day… Did you know it only takes two minutes to have your blood pressure checked? To mark the day and raise awareness, the Irish Heart Foundation and global healthcare provider Covidien are providing...


Acting F.A.S.T. can make a difference

Stroke is the third biggest killer disease in Ireland – causing more deaths than breast cancer, prostate cancer and bowel cancer combined. So what’s a stroke? There are two major kinds: The first, called...