Bay Area Healthier Together

Introducing Bay Area Healthier Together

Navigating the complexities of health care isn’t a one-person job, which is why Washington Hospital Healthcare System and ABC7 have teamed up to become your guide for accurate, local health and wellness information.

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Recent Posts

The FAST Way to Identify Stroke

By Prabhjot Singh Khalsa, MD

When it comes to a stroke, time is of the essence. Each minute that passes before receiving help, increases the amount of permanent damage done ...

The Do’s and Don’ts of Stroke Response

By Tashan Arrivas, RN

From the first warning signs to receiving treatment, how quickly you respond can be the difference between getting back to your everyday life or a ...

Is it a TIA or an Ischemic Stroke?

By Jack C. Rose, MD

Every 40 seconds, someone somewhere in the United States will have a stroke – and 80-85 percent of those will be ischemic stroke.

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About Bay Area Healthier Together

Bay Area Healthier Together is built on the belief that healthier people build healthier communities. Delivering medical expert-driven content, this community information, advocacy, and engagement initiative empowers Bay Area residents to take control of their health and wellness – and do so together.