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Why eating breakfast can reduce the risk of having a stroke

GOOD news for breakfast lovers: regularly eating a morning meal can prevent the likelihood of stroke.

Research from the Osaka University in Japan reveals that missing breakfast can cause an increase rate of glucose intolerance, hypertension and obesity.   117 more words


Most Young Adults With Stroke Symptoms Would Delay Going to the ER

MONDAY, Jan. 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Immediate treatment of stroke is crucial, but a new survey finds that three-quarters of young American adults would delay going to the hospital if they had stroke symptoms. 392 more words

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Stroke Falls to 5th Leading Cause of Death in U.S.

For most of my medical career, stroke was the third leading cause of death in the U.S., behind heart disease and cancer. Just a few years ago, chronic lower respiratory tract disease surpassed stroke. 87 more words

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Together as One - Inflammation, Cardiovascular Disease, and Diet!

Inflammation, Cardiovascular Disease, and Diet

About one in every three deaths in the U.S. is attributed to cardiovascular disease, which includes heart attacks and stroke.  435 more words

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AliveCor Smartphone App Detects Atrial fibrillation: Potential for Stroke Prevention

Atrial fibrillation (AF)  is a common abnormal rhythm of the heart which causes 1 in 4 strokes. Those afflicted with AF may lack any symptoms or only have a vague sense of irregularity of their heartbeat and thus the first symptom of AF can be stroke. 644 more words

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Predicting the risk of stroke recurrence

Researchers from the South London Stroke Register found that the risk of having another stroke remains high a number of years after the first stroke. They used data from people who had their first stroke between 1995 and 2004 and were followed up for up to 10 years. 139 more words

Research With Impact: The South London Stroke Register (SLSR) Research Programme

Electric Bicycle Can Definitely Be An Exercise Tool to Help For Stroke Prevention

The globally respected Mayo Clinic was an interesting article on
its website on the prevention of stroke that contained the bicycle as an
aerobic exercise recommended to reduce the risk of stroke. 488 more words

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