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Supermodel Claudia Mason, a stroke survivor, talks about signs to watch out for

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Saturday, Oct. 29 is World Stroke Awareness Day. Supermodel Claudia Mason survived a stroke and stopped by PIX11 to share the warning signs of a stroke that could save your life.  Mason also talked about her new book “Finding the Supermodel in You: The Insider’s Guide to Teen Modeling.”

finding-the-supermodel-in-you-book-coverNearly 800,000 people suffer strokes each year. Seconds count when someone shows symptoms of a stroke and now there’s a way to make give patients the treatment they need before they even step foot in the hospital thanks a Mobile Stroke Unit at New York Presbyterian Hospital.

For more information about Claudia Mason, visit her website.