A Month For Stroke AwarenessMay is Stroke Awareness Month, so listen up.
Diet May Impact Risk For Alzheimer'sCan diet have an impact on whether we develop Alzheimer's or other forms of demetia? The answer is a resounding yes.
Obesity Increases Stroke RiskThe National Women's Health Study found that obesity is clearly linked to more strokes in women ages 35 to 54.
Mood Influences Health
Heart Health May Be Predictor Of Alzheimer'sDementia is a complex issue and the more we learn, the more we realize the role of healthy living and prevention.
Early Intervention Limits Damage From StrokeThe effects of a stroke depend on several things including the location of the damage and how much of the brain is affected.
Five Steps To Reducing Risk Of Stroke In WomenA study of over 32,000 women has been released that takes a look at what can be done to reduce the incidence of stroke.
Temple Docs Part Of International Study Testing New Way To Treat Stroke Causing Blood ClotsDr. Guillermo Linares, director of Neuro-Interventional Services says Temple Hospital is testing a new procedure.
Link Between Insomnia And StrokeA report in the journal <em>Stroke</em> has a concerning finding - a link between insomnia and an increased risk of stroke.
Most Women Don't Know Warning Signs Of A StrokeStroke kills more women than men - it is the third leading cause of female death. But, according to the American Heart Association, less than half of women know the signs.
Pre-Hypertension Increases Risk Of StrokeA study of people with blood pressure higher than 120/80 but lower than 140/90 found they were 66% more likely to develop a stroke than people who had normal blood pressure.
Cold Weather Increases Stroke FatalitiesResearchers have found that the colder the weather the higher the stroke hospitalization rates, and deaths due to stroke.