Seminar on how to prevent stroke May 23 in Arlington Heights

Daily Herald report
Updated 5/15/2018 5:26 PM

Northwest Community Healthcare will host a free community event Wednesday, May 23, to educate the public about the warning signs of a stroke and how to prevent it.

The evening will kick off with a health fair, food and giveaways from 5 to 5:30 p.m. Four stroke specialists and two stroke survivors will follow, giving educational presentations from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The recovering stroke patients -- a 36-year-old woman and a 71-year-old man -- will share their stories and experiences with treatment and recovery.

The event will be held in the NCH Auditorium, 800 W. Central Road in Arlington Heights.

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