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Spaces Filling up Quickly for Educational Webinar on Stroke Prevention

The next installment in Home Care Assistance’s Healthy Longevity Webinar Series will be presented by Muhammad Shazam Hussain, MD, renowned stroke neurologist next Wednesday at 11 AM PT/ 2 PM ET

Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 - Home Care Assistance, North America's leading provider of in-home care, is committed to collaborating with industry leaders on community education initiatives around health, longevity and quality of life. One week from today, Home Care Assistance will be partnering with Muhammad Shazam Hussain, MD, to offer a free public webinar that will discuss opportunities for reducing the risk of stroke, identifying early warning signs of stroke in others as well as best practices for stroke care. The webinar will take place next Wednesday, June 26th at 11:00 AM Pacific, 2:00 PM Eastern. Space is limited and slots are filling quickly, so people wanting to participate in the webinar are encouraged to reserve a spot as soon as possible by visiting

Worldwide, stroke is the second leading cause of death and one of the most important steps in reducing the incidence is to increase stroke awareness. As part of the company’s mission to change the way the world ages, Home Care Assistance dedicates May and June to stroke awareness.

”We are thrilled that Dr. Hussain partnered with us to present the next installment in our Healthy Longevity Series,” said Lily Sarafan, President of Home Care Assistance. “A leading innovator and expert in stroke prevention and care, Dr. Hussain will be providing effective strategies that everyone can easily implement to help reduce the risk of stroke as well as information on identifying warning signs of stroke in others. The webinar is sure to be valuable for anyone from patients recovering from a stroke to health professionals looking to learn more about cutting-edge techniques in post-stroke care.”

Muhammad Shazam Hussain, MD, is a leading stroke neurologist at a top academic medical center. Appointed in 2010, Dr. Hussain’s specialty interests include acute stroke therapy, cerebrovascular diseases and neuroimaging.

The upcoming webinar is the latest offering of Home Care Assistance’s ongoing Healthy Longevity Webinar Series. The series brings experts from a diverse spectrum of health and wellness fields to the company’s clients and the wider community in an engaging and informative format. The premise driving the webinar series is that individuals who are well-informed will make better health decisions, become active partners with healthcare professionals in promoting their own health, and encourage loved ones to also engage in healthy lifestyle behaviors.

To register for the webinar on how to reduce your risk of stroke, visit:

For more information about Home Care Assistance, visit For additional resources on post-stroke care call your local office at 1-866-454-8346.

About Home Care Assistance

Home Care Assistance is the leading provider of home care for seniors across the United States and Canada. Our mission is to change the way the world ages. We provide older adults with quality care that enables them to live happier, healthier lives at home. Our services are distinguished by the caliber of our caregivers, the responsiveness of our staff and our expertise in Live-In care. We embrace a positive, balanced approach to aging centered on the evolving needs of older adults. A 2013 Franchise500® Company, Home Care Assistance has received numerous industry awards including Entrepreneur’s Fastest-Growing Franchises and Franchise Business Review’s Top 50. For more information about Home Care Assistance, our services and franchise opportunities, visit or


Kathryn Zakskorn
Home Care Assistance




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