Stroke: What You Need To Know

stroke, health, newtown, connecticut, dr. kumkum modwel, dr. modwel, doctor, physician, community health associates, brain attack, prevention

Dr. Kumkum Modwel recommends: Strokes are among the leading causes of death in the United States, affecting hundreds of thousands of people each year. Have you talked with your primary care physician to discuss your risk of stroke? Learning how to identify strokes and respond accordingly can save your life or the life of someone you care…

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URI, Upper respiratory infection, dr. kumkum modwel, primary care physician, pcp, doctor, newtown, connecticut, community health associates

Dr. Kumkum Modwel Recommends: What Is A URI? An upper respiratory tract infection, or upper respiratory infection (URI), is an acute infection of the head and chest, affecting the nasal passages, throat, sinuses and/or ears. URIs are contagious and very common, with more than 3 million cases each year in United States. Most URIs resolve…

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