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Here is some interesting news for people of all ages but particularly those over 50.
A recent study made international headlines when it found that exercise was just as effective as—or sometimes even outperformed—drugs when treating such conditions as heart disease and stroke. 80 more words
Stroke typically affects women in their later years, but doctors are now beginning to focus on helping them cut their risk earlier in life.
This increased attention to risk factors in early adult years was recommended by new guidelines that were released earlier this year by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association. 554 more words
Boston Scientific hopes the third time will be the charm. The company disclosed on Tuesday yet another obstacle in the path to approval for its novel Watchman left atrial appendage closure device for the prevention of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation. 44 more words