May is National Stroke Awareness Month

This month alone, some 65,000 Americans will experience a stroke with many unaware that they were even at risk. Less than a third will arrive in the emergency room within three hours, the optimal time period for better outcomes. May marks National Stroke Awareness Month, and this year the National Stroke Association is turning the [...]

Stroke Awareness Month: What are the Signs of Stroke?

According to the National Stroke Association, a stroke is a “brain attack” that can happen to anyone at any time. It occurs when blood flow to an area of the brain is cut off, causing brain cells to be deprived of oxygen and begin to die. When brain cells die during a stroke, abilities controlled [...]

The Heart of the Matter: February is American Heart Month

The American Heart Association (AHA) recognizes February as American Heart Month. Both Kadan Homecare and the AHA want to help everyone live longer, healthier lives so they can enjoy all of life’s precious moments. We know that starts with taking care of your health. American Heart Month, a federally designated event, is a great way [...]

Know the Signs & Symptoms of Stroke

May is American Stroke Month. Stroke is the leading cause of disability in the United States as well as the fifth leading cause of death. Take this opportunity to familiarize yourself with the signs and symptoms of stroke so you can better protect yourself and your loved ones. First, understand how to spot a stroke [...]