Stroke

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Ministroke or TIA: 12 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. ...

7 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. ...

10 Risk Factors for Stroke

Stroke is a leading cause of death and disability in North America.  It is a medical emergency. ...

Taking Antidepressants and Painkillers Could Raise Risk of Stroke

A new study finds that mixing common painkillers–such as ibuprofen–with antidepressant medication can lead to stroke. ...

Folic Acid Can Reduce Risk of Stroke, Study Finds

It’s been known for some time that folic acid–which can be found in lentils, beans, peas, and many dark green ...

Could Getting Too Much Sleep Lead to a Stroke?

According to the National Sleep Foundation, adults between the ages of 18 and 64 should get seven to nine hours ...

Mediterranean Diet Reduces Risk of Stroke, Study Shows

It’s been known for some time that the Mediterranean diet—which is largely comprised of fish, vegetables, healthy fats, nuts, and ...