Stroke Survivor Rediscovers the Joy of Cooking


Kathy McCormick loved to cook. But after she suffered a stroke in October 2013, cooking just wasn’t the same. She’d given up meat, salt and sugar in the wake of her stroke, and for a while she gave up cooking altogether. Kathy has since embraced her new lifestyle and “relearned” the art of cooking within the parameters of her newly adopted diet.

Learn more about how she turned her life around to live heart healthy.

May is Stroke Awareness Month

Stroke is largely preventable, treatable and beatable — it is actually the number 1 cause of preventable disability worldwide. In fact, according to the American Heart Association, 80 percent are preventable.

Help us spread awareness today!