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

10/27: Community Forum on Ebola Preparedness

Medical experts from Newton-Wellesley, the city of Newton, and Mass General will present about ebola, with a Q&A session. Mon, Oct. 27, NWH Shipley Auditorium - 7:00 to  8:30 pm
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10/28: Free Running Clinic

Join us on Tuesday, Oct. 28, from 6:00-8:00 pm in the Shipley Auditorium at Newton-Wellesley Hospital for a free presentation for beginner and intermediate runners. Registration required.
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News

"Top Doctors"

Boston Magazine featured Newton-Wellesley Hospital in their annual “Top Doctors” issue as a top community hospital outside of Boston.
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US News and World Report

US News and World Report has ranked Newton-Wellesley Hospital 16th in Massachusetts.
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