Stroke

Eye scan could predict patient's risk of a stroke years ahead of time, research shows 

Eye scan could predict patient's risk of a stroke years ahead of time, research shows 

27 minutes ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

A simple eye test could be used to predict a patient's risk of a stroke years before it happens.
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This Is One Of The Biggest Warning Signs You May Experience A Stroke

This Is One Of The Biggest Warning Signs You May Experience A Stroke

1 hour ago   |   The Huffington Post

Many people who experience a transient ischemic attack will go on to have a stroke within 90 days. Here are the red flags.
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Study: Most patients are getting small doses of rehab therapy after stroke

4 hours ago   |   News Medical

Many patients don't receive much rehabilitation therapy following a stroke, despite strong evidence that higher amounts can reduce long-term disability, according to a new...
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Stroke risk could be higher for women who don't use hormone replacement therapy, study suggests 

Stroke risk could be higher for women who don't use hormone replacement therapy, study suggests 

3 days ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

Women who go into early menopause or do not use hormone replacement therapy could be at a higher risk of stroke, a study found.
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Ongoing counseling essential to reduce risks after stroke during pregnancy

Ongoing counseling essential to reduce risks after stroke during pregnancy

3 days ago   |   Healio

Patients who survive a pregnancy-associated stroke are at lower risk for death and readmission compared with nonpregnant patients with stroke at 1 year; however, their risks...
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Living near fast-food chains and convenience stores raises risk of stroke 13%

Living near fast-food chains and convenience stores raises risk of stroke 13%

3 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Living in a 'food swamp' - an area with a lot of nearby fast food and convenience stores nearby - can increase a person's risk of suffering a stroke, researchers from Columbia...
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Smartphone app that could help identify stroke symptoms as they occur 

Smartphone app that could help identify stroke symptoms as they occur 

3 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Researchers from the University of California found that their new app FAST.AI could detect whether a person is suffering from a stroke with near 100 percent accuracy.
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Chances of recovering from a stroke boosted by drug made from celery seeds: study

Chances of recovering from a stroke boosted by drug made from celery seeds: study

3 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Chinese researchers found that a naturally occurring chemical found in celery seeds could be a key ingredient in a drug that helps a person fully recover from stroke symptoms.
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Intensive blood pressure treatment may lead to positive change in brain structures linked with brain health

3 days ago   |   News Medical   |   3 articles

Among people who received more intensive treatment for high blood pressure, evaluations of MRI scans indicated a positive change in brain structures involved in its ability to...
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Lifetime estrogen exposure linked to stroke after menopause

Lifetime estrogen exposure linked to stroke after menopause

3 days ago   |   Healio

Women in China may be at greater risk for stroke events following menopause, according to a study published in Neurology. “Lifetime cumulative estrogen exposure due to...
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