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Senators who suffered strokes urge public to prioritize wellness: “You’ve got to look out for your health”
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Senators who suffered strokes urge public to prioritize wellness: “You’ve got to look out for your health”

Pennsylvania U.S. Senate candidate John Fetterman is scheduled to make his return to the campaign trail for the first time since suffering a stroke in May. His circumstance has sparked a conversation with other lawmakers who've also had strokes about the pressures of working in today's fiercely partisan and divided field. "We do have very stressful jobs," Sen. Chris Van Hollen of Maryland told CBS News congressional correspondent Scott MacFarlane. "We're running in a million different directions."On May 15, Van Hollen announced that he suffered a "minor stroke" while delivering a speech.  "I felt lightheaded," he recalled. "I had a pain in my neck and my ears were popping." Doctors later found a tear in one of Van Hollen's veins in the back of...