Stroke


Moderate Alcohol Consumption may Increase Risk of Stroke

Moderate Alcohol Consumption may Increase Risk of Stroke

Moderate alcohol consumption may change the structure of the heart in ways that increases the risk of atrial fibrillation lea...

Sep 29 2016, 8:48pm CDT

Good Fitness in Midlife Cuts Risk of Stroke in Old Age

Good Fitness in Midlife Cuts Risk of Stroke in Old Age

The fitter you are in your midlife, the lesser the chance of you suffering a stroke in old age, says a study led by an Indian-o...

Jun 13 2016, 2:53am CDT

Stroke Patients could Regain Mobility after Stem Cell Injections

Stroke Patients could Regain Mobility after Stem Cell Injections

A Stanford clinical trial shows that stroke patients could store motor function and start to walk again after being injected wi...

Jun 5 2016, 3:16am CDT

What Kills Neurons After Stroke

What Kills Neurons After Stroke

Researchers have found that an elusive brain receptor may play an important role in the death of neurons from neurological dise...

May 1 2016, 1:13am CDT

Stroke

New Study Finds 73% of Patients Are Not Aware They Are Showing Stroke Symptoms

Doctors say the first 3 hours after experiencing the first stroke symptom is the best time to seek medical attention and to res...

Jan 11 2016, 9:30am CST

Stressful Jobs Can Make People Suffer Stroke

Stressful Jobs Can Make People Suffer Stroke

People with high strain jobs are 22% more likely to have a stroke than those who are in low stress jobs, says study....

Oct 18 2015, 11:42am CDT

Eating Chocolate Daily Lowers Heart Disease and Stroke Risk

Eating Chocolate Daily Lowers Heart Disease and Stroke Risk

Eating up to 100 g of chocolate every day is linked to lowered heart disease and stroke risk says a new study based on analyzin...

Jun 16 2015, 9:13am CDT

Star Trek Actress Nichelle Nichols is Recovering from Stroke

Star Trek Actress Nichelle Nichols is Recovering from Stroke

Nichelle Nichols had a mild stroke Wednesday night at her home in Los Angeles. Medical reports indicate that veteran actress is...

Jun 5 2015, 11:54pm CDT

Dave Legeno from Harry Potter Dies of Heat Stroke

Dave Legeno from Harry Potter Dies of Heat Stroke

He was a fundamental part of the Harry Potter movie franchise. Dave Legeno died recently of a heat stroke while hiking....

Jul 12 2014, 12:47pm CDT

A Woman's Guide To Stroke Prevention

A Woman's Guide To Stroke Prevention

A new guideline published in the American Heart Association’s journal Stroke focuses on preventing stroke in the more stroke-pr...

Feb 7 2014, 8:43am CST

Stroke Patients rehab with Nintendo Wii

Stroke Patients rehab with Nintendo Wii

The Nintendo Wii console has been incorporated into the Riley Hospital’s Tom C. Maynor Rehabilitation Center rehab program for...

May 26 2007, 10:10am CDT