Warning Signs

You can decrease your risk for stroke by reducing your stroke risk factors:

  • Sudden weakness or numbness of the face, arm or leg, especially on one side of the body.

     

  • Sudden confusion, trouble speaking or understanding.

     

  • Sudden trouble seeing in one or both eyes.

     

  • Sudden trouble walking, dizziness, loss of balance or coordination.

     

  • Sudden, severe headache with no known cause.

     

  • Any other sudden neurological dysfunction.

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Events

Read Our 2016 Boston Marathon Blog

Follow members of the Newton-Wellesley Hospital team as they share their training experiences.
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May 16: AAA Driver Improvement for Mature Operators

Join our lunchtime discussion on specific problem areas seniors encounter on the roadway every day.
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News

2015 Top Docs List

More than 30 Newton-Wellesley affiliated physicians made Boston magazine's annual list recognizing some of the area's best doctors.
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Hospital Ranked #11

US News and World Report has ranked Newton-Wellesley Hospital 11th in Massachusetts.
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