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New Procedure Provides Minimally Invasive Way to Prevent Stroke in Those At Risk
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa –October 29th is World Stroke Day. It’s meant to raise awareness about one of the leading causes of death. Stroke sufferers can be left debilitated for life. A new procedure could help prevent stroke for those at risk. At 80 years old, David Yearian has avoided most health problem, but this spring he learned an artery was clogged in his neck. "I guess I never had a heart attack or anything, so I didn't think it was that serious."