Parade: 5 doctor-recommended steps to prevent stroke

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If you’ve ever worried that your family history suggests a stroke is in your future, there’s good news: “Genetics do play a role, but less than most people might imagine,” says Daniel Labovitz, M.D., director of the Stern Stroke Center at the New York-based Montefiore Medical Center. “Family history of stroke is only a mild risk factor. Just because your dad had a stroke doesn’t mean that you will.” (April 20, 2018)

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