Strokes strike nearly 800,000 Americans each year, killing about 140,000 and forever changing the lives of those who survive. Fortunately, there are ways you can control and treat the risk factors for stroke.

Come learn the warning signs of a stroke and how healthy lifestyle choices can lower your risk. Then hear about innovative treatments for heart-related conditions that can increase your chances of having a stroke such as atrial fibrillation (AFib) and patent foramen ovale (PFO).

When: Thursday, May 9, from 7 to 8 p.m.
Where: Erie Community Center, 450 Powers St.
Speakers:

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED: bchlectures.org/stroke • 303-415-4212