Sorted By: Stroke & Neurosciences

Laser ablation technology for brain tumors and epilepsy now offered at Tacoma General

Posted on Jan. 16, 2019 ( comments)
Visualase, a laser ablation technology for treating deep brain tumors and epilepsy, is now available at MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital.

What is restless legs syndrome and how do you treat it?

Posted on Dec. 21, 2018 ( comments)
The sudden urge to move your legs when you're relaxing may affect your sleep. What's going on, and can it be treated?

Learn the warning signs of stroke and why it’s best to dial 911

Posted on May. 17, 2018 ( comments)
May is National Stroke Awareness Month. Stroke can happen to anyone, at any age and at any time.

Stroke has no age limits

Posted on May. 16, 2018 ( comments)

MultiCare Tacoma General certified as Comprehensive Stroke Center

Posted on May. 9, 2018 ( comments)
The designation will shorten critical transport times for many stroke patients south of Tacoma.

Here's how to adjust before we 'spring forward' for DST this weekend

Posted on Mar. 8, 2018 ( comments)

New 'TCAR' procedure decreases stroke risk during carotid surgery

Posted on Nov. 7, 2017 ( comments)
This less-invasive method also offers quicker recovery times.

Adjusting to life after stroke: Q&A with Dr. Emily Traupman

Posted on Sep. 15, 2017 ( comments)
Stroke Scan
News image: After stroke, inpatient rehab helps patients get back to their lives

Physical therapy vs. occupational therapy: What’s the difference?

Posted on Jun. 1, 2017 ( comments)

We talked to a physical therapist and occupational therapist to find out.

Get With the Guidelines 2017 - Stroke Gold Plus Quality

MultiCare hospitals honored for stroke care

Posted on May. 18, 2017 ( comments)
MultiCare Health System's hospitals have once again been recognized for providing a high level of stroke care.