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Medicine for the Mind

Dr. Kim Logan, along with husband and professional therapist Arthur Nowlin, LMSW, CAADC, AAFLP, are Christian family therapists. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Special Education, a Master’s of Arts in Family and Guidance Counseling, and a Doctorate of Philosophy in Oral and Interpersonal Communication and Clinical Family Counseling. 594 more words

Michigan Chronicle

American Heart Association Heart Walk at Detroit Riverfront

“Ready, set, lace up your sneakers” is what the American Heart Association is encouraging southeast Michigan residents to do at the Detroit Heart Walk on May 2 at its new location—General Motors Head Quarters and Detroit Riverfront. 225 more words

Michigan Chronicle

May is American Stroke Month

Did you know that 1 out of 6 people will suffer a stroke in their lifetime? Did you know that every 40 seconds someone has a stroke? 75 more words


A Rollercoaster of Hope and Despair: Part II

A team of nine friendly doctors and neurologists from cultures all over the world soon entered the room, about half of them looked at us cheerfully–the other half were stony-faced and looked at us quizzically.   707 more words

Stroke Prevention

Did you know that 80% of strokes are preventable?

Strokes can be prevented by managing risk factors. Risk factors are related to life style, medical conditions, and other factors that are uncontrollable. 221 more words

Brain Attack

Stroke Awareness

Stroke is the leading cause of disability in our country. Many people remain unaware that a stroke can be treated and that disability related to stroke could be prevented or reduced. 148 more words

Brain Attack

Top Questions I Get About Being a Child Stroke Survivor

I live in a small city, or for the most part it feels like it.

Generally, when I meet somebody new, especially anybody that my parents know, I get the same questions. 524 more words

Health & Well Being