Early therapy is best after a stroke, but many rural Canadians are missing out


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Dr. Brian Goldman speaks to Linda Windross from Castor, Alberta about her husband's frustrating wait for stroke rehabilitation. Dr. Anita Mountain of Dalhousie University in Halifax and Heart and Stroke's Patrice Lindsay tell Dr. Goldman that the good news is more patients are surviving strokes, but the bad news, we "haven't got a system built for that many survivors."

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