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Prescription for Health: Stroke Month (2015)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2015-05-08

Duration: 00:07:20

Subjects: Health | Whitfield, Rani G. | Stroke


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Whitfield, Rani Interviewee


This “Prescription for Health” segment from the May 8, 2015, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham’s on-set interview with Dr. Rani Whitfield on American Stroke Month. Dr. Whitfield discusses: stroke statistics; warning signs; the importance of treating a stroke in the first three hours; the impact of stroke on people of all ages; and the recovery from a stroke.