Technology Used For Stroke Patients Now Helping Coronavirus Patients Regain Physical StrengthTechnology used to help stroke patients who have lost the ability to balance and coordinate is now being used to help coronavirus patients regain their physical strength.
Using Olive Oil Instead Of These Foods Could Add Years To The Life Of Your Heart, Study SaysThe health benefits of the Mediterranean diet are renowned: Lots and lots of veggies, fruit, fish and olive oil have been shown to strengthen bones, improve brain health and reduce the risk for some cancers, diabetes, high cholesterol, heart disease and stroke.
Both The 'Top' And 'Bottom' Blood Pressure Numbers Can Increase Risk Of Heart Attack And Stroke, Study SaysPeople who forget to look at the bottom number in a blood pressure reading may want to check again. When uncontrolled, both measures of blood pressure can increase the risk of heart attack and stroke, according to a study published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Signs Of A StrokeWhen a stroke occurs, a blood vessel that goes to the brain is blocked or has a rupture. When that blood doesn’t reach the brain, a part of the brain is deprived of oxygen and the brain cells begin to die. It can happen to anyone at any time.
Preventing Stroke And Understanding Risk FactorsUnderstanding stroke risk.
How a Woman’s Heart Attack May Differ from a Man’sHeart disease is the number one killer of Americans, and it kills more women than all cancers combined. Surprised?
Even One Alcoholic Drink A Day Can Raise Risk Of Stroke, Study SaysDrinking one or two glass a day may increase the chances of having a stroke, according to a new genetic study.
Drinking 2 Or More Diet Beverages A Day Linked To High Risk Of Stroke, Heart AttacksPrevious research has shown a link between diet beverages and stroke, dementia, Type 2 diabetes, obesity and metabolic syndrome, which can lead to heart disease and diabetes.
Researchers Create Heart Attack Prediction ToolMedical researchers affiliated with Dallas-based UT Southwestern Medical Center have unveiled a web page designed to “calculate” a person’s risk level for heart attack or stroke.
Carroll Co. Hospital Designated As Primary Stroke Center
Device Could Reprogram Your Brain To Eliminate CravingsImagine how easy it would be to lose weight if you never had a food craving again. That could soon be a reality, as researchers are working on a way to reprogram the brain and stop the craving.