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Older people who have had strokes or who have vascular disease are at risk of stroke both immediately after cardiac surgery and during the following two years, according to a new study in CMAJ .
A Dunedin man believed to be the first New Zealander to undergo innovative stroke therapy in the United States may have become a trailblazer.
Healthy collaboration brings industry experts together to help businesses achieve their missions.
Margaret "Peggy" Conboy, case manager at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Sarasota on the Manatee County border, has won the national Outstanding Employee Achievement Award over more than 23,000 HealthSouth employees in 28 states.
The annual Becel Ride for Heart, in which 14,000 riders participate, scores high in terms of people making the connection between the event and the brand.
Patients taken to the Verde Valley Medical Center - Sedona Campus in need of emergency care for a stroke will benefit from a new telestroke program connecting the campus to Mayo Clinic in Phoenix.
In an effort to better help the 5,600 stroke patients hospitalized each year in Cuyahoga County, Cleveland Clinic will soon be bringing one of the first Mobile Stroke Units in the country to the city of Cleveland.
Less than every fourth child in Europe have enough fruit and vegetables included in their daily diet, a study by Swedish researchers at A-rebro University and Karolinska Institutet shows.
The only drug currently approved for the treatment of acute stroke--recombinant tissue plasminogen activator, or t-PA--is administered intravenously to patients after the first symptoms of ischemic stroke appear.
From the UNC McAllister Heart Institute, Program in Thrombosis and Hemostasis, Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
A University of Saskatchewan researcher believes that practitioners need to focus more on nutrition in the rehabilitation process of stroke patients.
Luke and Kylee Elliott, with their sons Mason, 4, and Mitchell, 2, have a December appointment in Los Angeles.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 06:47 pm
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