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  1. B.C. man survives stroke by drinking toilet water for 7 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CBC News

    A 62-year-old man from Dawson Creek, B.C., who survived a stroke in his washroom by drinking toilet water for seven days, is hoping his story will help others avoid a similar situation.

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  2. B.C. man survives after stroke by drinking toilet water for 7 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CBC News

    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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  3. Xarelto Bleeding Lawsuit Alleges Xarelto Was The Cause Of Serious ANd Uncontrolled BleedingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    ... and Drug Administration (FDA) in July 2011 for use in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) to reduce the risk of stroke or who recently underwent hip or knee replacement surgery to reduce the risk of blood clots and recently expanded its use for ...

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  4. Taking Pulse May Help Track Stroke RiskRead the original story

    Yesterday | InteliHealth

    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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  5. Young stroke suffered recognised for her bravery in the face of adversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ... Sanghera and Emma Fitzimmons from Synergie Physiotherapy Clinic, who sponsors the award. A YOUNG girl who suffered a stroke as a ten-year-old has been recognised for her courage and determination. Emily Simpson was just about to take her dog for a ...

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  6. Joseon royal's endeavor for longevityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    ... documents its daily duties and archives its records. The book describes King Gojong's last minutes. "Symptoms of stroke appeared on his body. It was a critical moment and we prescribed pills and medicinal tea. At 6:35 a.m., the king passed away in ...

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  7. Heart patients in England and Wales offered more choice of therapies...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    ... For patients in the core clinical cohort (younger than 75 years, weighing 60 kg or more and with no history of stroke or transient ischaemic attack), prasugrel demonstrated a clinically significant and robust reduction in the primary end point ...

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  8. Less Sleep Can Cause Stroke, Diabetes, High BP: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | International Business Times

    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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  9. Leeds young swimmers win for Team GBRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... a big boost by their performance in the Netherlands. Georgia and Amelia have also been selected for British Swimming stroke camps in September, having been handpicked by Team GB because of their potential. All three swimmers have worked their way ...

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  10. Reports from University Hospital Add New Data to Findings in Aspirin...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Hispanic Business

    ... (COX1) and thromboxane-A2 (TX) synthesis. Very few data are available on TX assessment in patients with stroke." Our news editors obtained a quote from the research from , "We studied platelet TX synthesis, COX1-independent platelet reactivity, the ...

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  11. Navios Announces VLCC DeliveryRead the original story

    Wednesday | Marine News

    ... pbuilding Corporation (CSSC) have signed an agreement to establish a joint venture, which will take over Wartsila's 2-stroke engine business.

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  12. Gene variant identified as a heart disease risk factor for womenRead the original story

    Wednesday | Science, Industry and Business

    ... makes them significantly more likely to have high blood pressure, the single biggest risk factor for heart attack and stroke. GPER, when functioning normally, is activated in part by the hormone estrogen and has been previously shown to relax the ...

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  13. Daiichi Sankyo and Eli Lilly and Company: Heart patients in England...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Business Wire

    ... For patients in the core clinical cohort (younger than 75 years, weighing 60 kg or more and with no history of stroke or transient ischaemic attack), prasugrel demonstrated a clinically significant and robust reduction in the primary end point ...

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  14. DrugNews Adds July Court Updates for Yaz LawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... Visit http://www.DrugNews.net today. Lawyers are still helping those injured. Anyone who suffered a blood clot, DVT, stroke or pulmonary embolism after taking Yaz or Yasmin is encouraged to visit DrugNews.net or speak with a lawyer about their legal ...

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  15. Community BriefsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Deming Headlight

    Stroke support: Survivors of Stroke Support Group will meet at 3 p.m. Wednesday in the Human Resources Conference Room of Mimbres Memorial Hospital.

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  16. New brain procedure cuts down hospital stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... my brain." In May Sharon went to the hospital for a routine procedure before heart surgery when she ended up having a stroke and doctors had to perform an emergency operation on her brain. Doctors didn't have to cut open her skull. Instead surgeons ...

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  17. Xarelto Lawsuit Filed by Florida Woman Alleges Uncontrollable Bleeding...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | PRWeb

    The Firm is evaluating Xarelto lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly suffered serious injuries, including uncontrollable bleeding, strokes, deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism due to their use of the blood thinner.

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  18. Corgenix Joins Strategic Partners, Presents Science at AACC Meeting and Clinical Lab Expo 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Freshnews

    ... a metabolite of thromboxane - the target of aspirin therapy - heighten the risk of cardiovascular events, including stroke, myocardial infarction and cardiac death. The goal of aspirin therapy is to reduce levels of thromboxane in the blood, ...

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  19. Research IDs heart disease risk factor for womenRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Western News

    ... the effects of estrogen on heart disease, and understanding why some women are more prone to heart attack and stroke than others," Feldman said. "Our work is a step forward in developing approaches to treating heart disease in this under-appreciated ...

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  20. Children not eating enough fruit and vegetablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Science Daily

    ... by Swedish researchers shows. Including a lot of fruit and vegetables in your diet reduces the risk of heart disease, stroke, diabetes and even some forms of cancer. The World Health Organization recommends a daily intake of at least 400 grams of ...

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