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Pangman School students are out on the gym floor taking part in a school-wide fundraiser for the Heart and Stroke Foundation, and the students more than doubled the amount raised last year.
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The stroke support group is free and open to those who are recovering from a stroke, family members, and caregivers of patients who have had a stroke.
Background Antithrombotic therapy reduces stroke, embolism and mortality in patients with atrial fibrillation ; however, meta-analyses have focused on pairwise comparisons of treatments.Objective To synthesise the evidence from trials using a multiple treatment comparison methods thereby permitting a broader comparison across multiple ... (more)
The Stroke Foundation and the National Institute for Health Innovation at the University of Auckland are calling on fast food companies in New Zealand to reduce the salt in their food as part of World Salt Awareness Week which takes place from 10th to 16th March.
Boston, MA -The term mini-stroke is often used to describe transient ischemic attack , a type of stroke.
NHS England wanted to close Basildon Hospital's Hyper Acute Stroke Unit and instead send patients to Southend Hospital for vital stroke treatment.
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Lynn Toth, RN, MSN, NP-C, a cardiovascular medical specialist at Beebe Healthcare, is one of five authors of a peer-reviewed article on stroke research that will appear in the August 2014 issue of Journal of Neuroscience Nursing.
Janet Kennedy survived a stroke at age 42 and will be giving a speech on stroke prevention at the Apex Art Show launch as part of the Begonia Festival.
Over 100 countries have now approved Boehringer Ingelheim's Pradaxa for the prevention of stroke and systemic embolism for adult patients with the most common sustained heart rhythm condition .1 The 100th approval was announced by the Jordan Food and Drug Administration.
Four out of five people in the United States live within an hour's drive of a hospital equipped to treat acute stroke - yet very few get recommended treatment, according to research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2014.
For the first time in history, stroke-prevention guidelines have been released for women.
AN INVESTIGATION into the death of a Barry man has revealed that "serious, fundamental and unacceptable failures" took place during his hospital treatment.
Nearly 500 stroke patients took part in a study last year by staff at the Nottingham Hyper- acute Stroke Research Centre, based at the City Hospital.