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Still Too Few Women in Stroke Treatment Clinical Trials

Still Too Few Women in Stroke Treatment Clinical Trials

46 minutes ago   |   Web MD

Researchers say men outnumber women in stroke therapy clinical trials, which means women may end up receiving less effective treatment.
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Patient Loses Prostate After Biopsy Slide Switched; More

3 hours ago   |   Medscape

Biopsy slides mistakenly switched; fertility specialist uses own sperm to impregnate patients; parents say daughter's stroke wasn't identified. Medscape Business of Medicine
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Study identifies the role of a key cell receptor in efferocytosis after ischemic stroke

17 hours ago   |   News Medical   |   2 articles

It's clear that taking out the trash is an essential process in maintaining a clean and tidy home. But did you know that your body has a similar process for waste removal in...
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5 Science-Backed Reasons You Need More Magnesium in Your Diet

5 Science-Backed Reasons You Need More Magnesium in Your Diet

2 days ago   |   Cathe Friedrich

Magnesium is involved in over 300 chemical reactions in your body, so getting enough of it should be a priority, but are you? Research shows up to 40% of people don't consume...
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Discovery of new role for the brain's immune cells could have Alzheimer's implications

3 days ago   |   ScienceDaily   |   2 articles

The immune cells, known as microglia, also help regulate blood flow and maintain the brain's critical blood vessels, researchers have discovered. The findings may prove...
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Clinical Trials of Stroke may Not be as Accurate for Women

Clinical Trials of Stroke may Not be as Accurate for Women

3 days ago   |   Medindia Health

Clinical trials in stroke are found to underrepresent women as compared relative to those in the general population.
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Migraine may increase risk for retinal artery occlusion

Migraine may increase risk for retinal artery occlusion

4 days ago   |   Healio

Migraine was associated with increased risk for retinal artery occlusion, with a higher risk in migraine with aura, according to a retrospective cohort study in American...
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Aspirin may be Harmful When Used for Preventing 1st Heart Attack, Stroke

Aspirin may be Harmful When Used for Preventing 1st Heart Attack, Stroke

4 days ago   |   Medindia Health

The risks of aspirin outweigh the possible benefits for heart attacks and strokes among people above the age of 60 years.
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Research highlights the urgent need to improve stroke care for First Nations Australians

4 days ago   |   News Medical

Research highlights more must be done to improve stroke care for First Nations People, with current outcomes failing to meet national standards.
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Women underrepresented in stroke trials

Women underrepresented in stroke trials

4 days ago   |   Healio

Women were found to be underrepresented in clinical trials looking at stroke when compared to the prevalence of stroke among women in the disease population, according to study...
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