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  1. Cancer risk: Aspirin and smoking affect aging of genesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... be effective in preventing heart attacks in men, it also increases the risk of gastrointestinal bleeding and possibly stroke, even at low doses. As such, national guidelines suggest that aspirin ... Drug developers are facing the perfect storm. They ...


  2. Aspirin Cuts Pancreatic Cancer Risk by Half, Study FindsRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... risk for colon, esophageal, lung and prostate cancers, and the pill is often prescribed to lessen heart attack and stroke risk. About one in 60 adults will develop pancreatic cancer, which has a five-year survival rate of less than 5 percent, so ...


  3. Perry Memorial Hospital receives Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital designationRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton has received designation as an Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital from the Illinois Department of Public Health.


  4. Longer heart monitoring backed for stroke patientsRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    More than a half-million Americans every year have an ischemic stroke, the most common form, which disrupts blood flow to the brain.


  5. Sequoia Hospital First on Peninsula to Add Telemedicine Robot to ER Stroke TeamRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Freshnews

    Dignity Health Sequoia Hospital has added cutting-edge technology to its Emergency Room team to combat stroke--a telemedicine robot designed to quickly diagnose patients with stroke symptoms.


  6. Women have more risk factors for strokesRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Remember, getting medical help right away can help mitigate the long-term impacts of a stroke - and in some cases even prevent death.


  7. The deadly truth about women and strokeRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2014 |

    A transient ischemic attack is often referred to as a "mini stroke" or "warning stroke" and should be treated as such as it is usually a warning sign of an impending stroke.


  8. Dr. Oz rips new statins guidelines: Low-carb diet may prevent heart diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 |

    ... between the ages of 40 and 75 with type 1 or type 2 diabetes; anyone with a history of cardiovascular disease or stroke; anyone ages 40 to 75 who have no heart disease but have a 10-year risk of heart attack or stroke that is 7.5% or higher (the ...


  9. New way to prevent some strokes discoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... on medical imaging and at autopsy. H&E-LFB stain. Credit: Nephron/Wikipedia Larry Ambrose was diagnosed as having a stroke a few days after he woke up one night, wandered into his kitchen and couldn't read the time on his microwave. Ambrose, like 25 ...


  10. StrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Nature

    ... how to limit and repair the resulting damage, thereby helping survivors to put their lives back together. Treating stroke is a race against time: starved of oxygen, the brain cells die in the millions every minute. Doctors are therefore ...


  11. Perspective: Time to tackle blood pressureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Nature

    Simply lowering blood pressure would reduce the risk of both stroke and age-related cognitive impairment, says Walter J. Koroshetz.


  12. Five Ways To Lower Stroke RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

    A new study shows middle aged women suffering with depression are almost twice as likely to have a stroke.


  13. Thromboxane Prostaglandin Receptor Antagonist and Carotid...Read the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands ; Robertson Centre for Biostatistics, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom ; Department of Pharmacology and INSERM U970, HA pital EuropA en Georges Pompidou, Paris, France ; Department of Neurology and Stroke ... (more)


  14. DrugNews Adds Latest Yaz Lawsuit Court UpdatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... months, from 9,426 on April 15. 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 or speak with a lawyer about their legal ...


  15. African American women more resistant to anti-inflammatory effect of aspirin than white womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... therapy has been recommended to reduce subclinical atherosclerosis and cardiovascular disease outcomes, including stroke. African American women respond differently to the anti-inflammatory effect of aspirin than do white American women, new ...


  16. Phillies vs. Giants to Help Raise Stroke AwarenessRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Philadelphia Weekly

    On Tuesday, July 22, the Phillies are partnering with the Delaware Valley Stroke Council to help raise money for stroke awareness.


  17. The Aspirin dilemma: should you stop taking it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | The Spectator

    You may be feeling confused following recent press reports that Aspirin is no longer recommended as stroke prevention.


  18. Lakeridge staff supports cardiac patient in Heart and Stroke fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 |

    Susan Edwards, centre, suffered multiple heart attacks several years ago when she was just 29. She is now an adovocate for the Heart and Stroke Foundation, and is organizing a team for the Big Bike Ride, which raises funds for the foundation.


  19. Bursting Blood Clots: Medicine's Next Big Thing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

    If you're having a stroke, it's crucial that you get medical help as quickly as possible.


  20. Acute Carotid T Occlusion in a Young Patient: Cryptogenic Origin? [Illustrative Teaching Case]Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Department of Neurology and Stroke Center , Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology , and Department of Cardiology , Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.