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5 hrs ago | Crerar Library News

All you need to know about Xarelto

Xarelto is a blood thinner used to prevent and treat blood clots and help patients with atrial fibrillation lower their risk of having a stroke.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Food and Drug Administration

9 hrs ago | Circulation

Prehospital Utility of Rapid Stroke Evaluation Using In-Ambulance...

From the Department of Neurology, University of Texas-Health Science Center at Houston ; Department of Neurology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas ; and Department of Medicine and Department of Surgery , Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Neurology, Houston, TX, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

9 hrs ago | Circulation

Glycoprotein IIb-IIIa Inhibitors for Acute Ischemic Stroke [Cochrane Corner]

From the Stroke Unit and Department of Neurology, Carlo Poma Hospital, Mantua, Italy ; Stroke Unit, Niguarda Ca'Granda Hospital, Milano, Italy ; and Health Planning Service, Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Italy, World News,

22 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Targeting cell apoptosis after TIA in the elderly

Researchers at the Affiliated Hospital of Qingdao University, China discovered transient ischemia led to cell apoptosis in the hippocampus and changes in memory and cognition of aged rats.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Medicine, Anesthesiology, Health

22 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Traumatic brain injury-induced oxidative stress reduced by melatonin

Traumatic brain injury can cause post-traumatic neurodegenerations with an increase in reactive oxygen species and reactive oxygen species-mediated lipid peroxidation.

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Related Topix: Vitamin C, Supplement, Vitamin E, Health

Sun Jul 27, 2014

CiteULike

Classical and pleiotropic actions of dipyridamole: Not enough light to illuminate the dark tunnel?

Dipyridamole is a platelet inhibitor indicated for the secondary prevention of transient ischemic attack.

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Related Topix: Persantine, Dipyridamole (generic), Medicine, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Health

National Post

'I figured I'm done': How B.C. man survived on toilet water for ...

Water from a toilet bowl and thoughts of his family kept a 62-year-old Dawson Creek, B.C., man alive for a week when a stroke left him partially paralyzed on his bathroom floor.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Canada,

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Daily Mail

Could aspirin give you a heart attack? Gene found which doubles the ...

'No blood, no drugs, no weapons': Mystery surrounds the death of couple found in each others arms in Hilton hotel room after apparent double suicide by 'overdose' Could aspirin give you a heart attack? Gene found which doubles the risk for millions who take painkiller thinking it will ward off cardiac problems Government figures show there were ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Heart Attack, Health

Thu Jul 24, 2014

CBC News

B.C. man survives after stroke by drinking toilet water for 7 days

Steve Adsley says he is lucky to be alive after surviving a stroke by drinking toilet water for 7 days until he was found.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Canada,

InteliHealth

Taking Pulse May Help Track Stroke Risk

People who have had strokes and their family members can help detect an increased risk of a second stroke, a new study suggests.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Darlington and Stockton Times

Young stroke suffered recognised for her bravery in the face of adversity

INSPIRATIONAL YOUNGSTER: Emily Simpson being presented with her award by Dr Satinder Sanghera and Emma Fitzimmons from Synergie Physiotherapy Clinic, who sponsors the award.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

International Business Times

Less Sleep Can Cause Stroke, Diabetes, High BP: Study

People who get less than six hours' sleep in the night are at a higher risk of suffering from a stroke, developing type 2 diabetes and high BP, say researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, University of Alabama, Iraq, World News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Hispanic Business

Reports from University Hospital Add New Data to Findings in Aspirin...

Editor at Biotech Week -- A new study on Drugs and Therapies is now available. According to news reporting originating from , by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "The pharmacological target of aspirin is the inhibition of cyclooxygenase-1 and thromboxane-A2 synthesis.

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Related Topix: Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Medicine, Health

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WZVN-TV Fort Myers

New brain procedure cuts down hospital stay

"It's amazing," said Warwick about a picture of her recent surgery. "This is actually a piece of my brain."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Western News

Research IDs heart disease risk factor for women

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Related Topix: Pharmacology, Genetics, Medicine, Hypertension

Mon Jul 21, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Previous stroke, vascular disease: Seniors at higher risk of stroke after heart surgery

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 .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Canada,

The Otago Daily Times

Much interest in stroke treatment

A Dunedin man believed to be the first New Zealander to undergo innovative stroke therapy in the United States may have become a trailblazer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Enbrel, Etanercept (generic), Arthritis

Advance

Not So Fast

Healthy collaboration brings industry experts together to help businesses achieve their missions.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Kiama Independent

Community support in a stroke 'hotspot'

ALTHOUGH they have much hard work ahead of them, a Kiama couple have praised their community for its support following a recent stroke.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Bradenton.com

HealthSouth Rehab worker named nation's best topping 23,000

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.

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Related Topix: Sarasota, FL, Manatee County, FL, Medicine, Health, Sarasota County, FL

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