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Signs and Symptoms of Stroke Event at UPMC East

WHAT: As part of the Alive and Well presentation series, UPMC East will be hosting a free program to learn about the signs and symptoms of stroke.
WHO: Jimmy Ong, M.D., chief of neurology, UPMC East, will discuss stroke risk factors, early signs and symptoms of stroke, and how to prevent a stroke from happening.
WHEN: 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 21.

WHERE: UPMC East Conference Center, located on the ground level of the hospital. For more information on this program and UPMC East, visit To make a reservation for this event, call 412-357-3700.
WHY: May is Stroke Awareness Month. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, on average, one American dies from stroke every four minutes.


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