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Stroke Center – Patient Education and Resources

Stroke Center – Patient Education and Resources

Find more information on stroke and related conditions, including website resources, videos and articles. 

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If you think you are experiencing a stroke, call 911

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Stroke survivor stories


Every 40 seconds in America, someone suffers a stroke and more than 150,000 a year people die. Learn what you need to know from these deadly brain attacks.

abc27 teamed up with Penn State Hershey Stroke Center to discuss medical conditions pertaining to strokes. View our patient stories below: 

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Stroke support group

This group provides monthly programs of interest to stroke survivors and their caregivers as well as an opportunity for support and socialization. Sessions are typically held the second Wednesday of each month, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital.

Registration is not required and there is not a fee to attend.

View upcoming session dates.

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 social distancing guidelines, the May 29, June 12 and June 26 sessions will be held via Zoom. For information on how to attend, please contact the Penn State Stroke Center at 717-531-7875.

Facilitator: Kathy Morrison, MSN, RN, CNRN



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