Stroke

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Key Signs and Symptoms of Heat Stroke

Heat stroke is a very serious and potentially dangerous heat injury that requires medical attention immediately. ...

Stroke Symptoms And Risk Factors Unique to Women

Strokes can be life threatening (and are usually at least life changing), and they strike both men and women – ...

Heat Exhaustion vs. Heat Stroke: Key Differences You Should Be Aware Of

We’re coming into that time of the season when temperatures soar – we’ve already seen some very high spring temperatures ...

12 Differences and Similarities of Ministroke And Ischemic Stroke

A stroke is always just a stroke, right? Not always. ...

The Most Common Symptoms of a Stroke

A stroke or cerebrovascular accident (CVA) is a scary experience. ...

Ministroke or TIA: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments

No stroke is good, but there are some worse than others. ...

Busting Through 12 Myths About Strokes

Strokes are a common occurrence that can change people’s lives forever – in some cases, there’s almost complete recovery, while ...

12 Unique Risk Factors for Heart Disease and Stroke in Women

Heart disease is actually the leading cause of death for women (and men) in the U.S., according to the Mayo ...

8 Foods That Can Lower Stroke Risk

Strokes are something that can happen to anyone at almost any age, and can leave a patient with catastrophic results. ...

6 Treatments to Expect During Stroke Rehabilitation

A stroke can be devastating, but luckily in many cases the patient makes a full recovery. ...

7 Key Differences and Similarities of Strokes and Aneurysms

No matter how you look at brain aneurysms or strokes, they’re not good news. ...

8 Hydrating Summer Foods to Help Ward Off Heat Stroke

Welcome to summer and days so hot that your body can quickly overheat, your basic organs unable to function. ...

Important Warning Signs of Sunstroke

With Labor Day fast approaching, it’s tempting to soak up as much sun as possible before the summer is over. ...

Working Longer Hours Increases Risk of Stroke, Study Finds

A new study shows that all work and no play won’t just make you a dull boy or girl but ...

Testosterone Replacement Therapy Reduces Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke: Study

As a man ages, his testosterone tends to go down. ...