4 hrs ago | Salem-News.com
The anti-marijuana folks will take great offense at this, but it is a fact. Although NSAIDS are relatively non-toxic as compared to morphine, etc., they do have toxic attributes.
8 hrs ago | Manning River Times
Intensive care paramedic Steve Martyn, clinical leader of Hunter New England Health's stroke team Louise Jordan, past district governor of Quota Jan Irvine, stroke care coordinator Jenny Rudd, medical student from John Hunter Hospital Claire Sewell and nurse Renee Phegan with patient Michael Hamming.
8 hrs ago | Journal Watch
In patients with acute ischemic stroke, even small reductions in the time to thrombolytic therapy are associated with improved outcomes, according to a study in JAMA .
11 hrs ago | Mental Help Net
Rapid treatment with a clot-dissolving drug reduces stroke patients' risk of in-hospital death and increases their chances of being able to walk and return home when they leave the hospital, according to the study, published in the June 19 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association .
13 hrs ago | The Abbotsford Times Newspaper
More Canadians are surviving strokes due to advances in awareness and medical services, but a new report by the Heart and Stroke Foundation reveals that more than one-third of Canadians mistakenly believe that the recovery period is limited to a few months.
21 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
Alaris Health at The Fountains South Campus will hold a Stroke Prevention Program sponsored by Jersey City Medical Center's Stroke Center.
International health care products major, Covidien plc presented encouraging data at the 2013 European Stroke Conference regarding the superiority of its endovascular offering, Solitaire FR revascularization device, in acute ischemic stroke treatment.
In the "Global Burden of Disease" report from the World Health Organization, which was compiled over a 20-year period from 1990 through 2010 using data from 500 researchers from 50 countries, it was determined that obesity had surpassed hunger as the greatest worldwide threat.
There was plenty of drama at the Division 1 boys golf state finals Saturday at Michigan State University's Forest Akers West Course.
It is the number 4 cause of death in the United States, but many people do not know the warning signs and the impact of a stroke until its too late.
Stroke patient Art Cunningham mugs for a photo with his therapy instrument, a Nintendo Wii, at Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary, Alta.
Clopidogrel and aspirin are antiplatelet agents that are recommended to reduce the risk of recurrent stroke and other cardiovascular events.
The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association has awarded South Nassau Communities Hospital with a Get With The GuidelinesA Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.