Tag: Stroke

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Director, John Singleton, Taken Off Life Support, Dies at Age 51

John Singleton, the director, producer, and screenwriter behind the 1991 hit film “Boyz N the Hood” and several other movies was removed from life support on Monday by his family. The decision was made nearly two weeks after Singleton suffered a major stroke which left him in critical condition and…

Abbott: Fighting Stroke with Medical Technology

Every 40 seconds, someone, somewhere, has a stroke. But with cardiac monitoring, that could all change in a heartbeat. Originally Published by Abbott. According to the American Heart Association, nearly 800,000 Americans have a stroke each year. And if you’re about to have a stroke, your body has probably been…