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  1. Jack Fleck, upset Hogan in '55 U.S. Open, dies at 92Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2012 | GolfChannel

    Jack Fleck, a former municipal course pro from Iowa who stunned Ben Hogan in a playoff for the 1955 U.S. Open title, has died.

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  2. What would you do about this advice from a neurosurgeon?Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 20 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... reaction and said I should just go on living my life as I always have, taking aspirin every day and if I have stroke symptoms to go directly to E.R. He also said I was high risk for stroke without the surgery, but if I would constantly worry about ...

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  3. Most Women Don't Know Warning Signs of Stroke: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | MedicineNet

    Most women say they'd call 911 if they were experiencing a stroke , but many don't recognize the major warning signs of stroke, new research shows.

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  4. Bursting Blood Clots: Medicine's Next Big Thing?Read the original story

    Dec 9, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

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

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  5. Five Ways To Lower Stroke RiskRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

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

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  6. State suing PlavixRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 20 | KPUA-AM Hilo

    ... Wednesday against the manufacturers and distributors of Plavix, marketed to work similarly to aspirin to prevent a stroke or heart attack. Louie says the drug maker didn't disclose that Plavix would have diminished or no effect on people of East ...

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  7. Hawaii AG sues maker of drug PlavixRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    ... Wednesday against the manufacturers and distributors of Plavix, marketed to work similarly to aspirin to prevent a stroke or heart attack. Louie alleges the manufacturers failed to disclose that Plavix has "diminished or no effect" on people of East ...

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

    Feb 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    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.

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  9. Hawaii attorney general sues drug manufacturerRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | Bioscience Technology

    ... Wednesday against the manufacturers and distributors of Plavix, marketed to work similarly to aspirin to prevent a stroke or heart attack. Louie says the drugmaker didn't disclose that Plavix would have diminished or no effect on people of East ...

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  10. Shorter stroke treatment delays tied to more healthy daysRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | Lincoln Daily News

    Shaving even a minute off the time between the onset of a stroke and initial treatment may add to the amount of "healthy" days people have afterward, suggests a new study.

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  11. Hawaii AG Sues Makers Of PlavixRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | Manufacturing.net

    ... Wednesday against the manufacturers and distributors of Plavix, marketed to work similarly to aspirin to prevent a stroke or heart attack. Louie alleges the manufacturers failed to disclose that Plavix has "diminished or no effect" on people of East ...

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  12. Can Regeneron Keep Churning Out Blockbusters?Read the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    Developing a great drug is hard enough, but developing an R&D platform that reliably churns out new high-quality experimental compounds is a rare feat in biotech.

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  13. Are Wildlife Sanctuaries Good for Animals?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | National Geographic

    ... Dade City's Wild Things , a Florida sanctuary and zoo, are called up one by one to get their pictures taken as they stroke the thick fur on her back, their faces alight with amazement. For the next 15 minutes, the visitors get to interact with the ...

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  14. Hawaii files suit against manufacturers of Plavix heart medicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | KITV-TV

    ... top story at 5 PLAVIX is a widely used drug.... Marketed to work much like aspirin to prevent... Heart attack, stroke or vascular death. State attorney general David Louie filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the manufacturers and distributors of ...

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  15. Hawaii attorney general lawsuit claims Plavix doesn't work for East Asians, Pacific ...Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... Wednesday against the manufacturers and distributors of Plavix, marketed to work similarly to aspirin to prevent a stroke or heart attack. Louie alleges the manufacturers failed to disclose that Plavix has "diminished or no effect" on people of East ...

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  16. Hawaii attorney general sues drug manufacturersRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    ... Wednesday against manufacturers and distributors of Plavix, marketed to work similarly to aspirin to prevent a stroke or heart attack. The suit names Bristol-Meyers Squibb and Sanofi-Aventis as defendants. A Bristol-Meyers representative referred ...

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  17. Hawaii attorney general files lawsuit against makers of drug PlavixRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... most studied medicines with over a decade of real-world experience in patients with acute coronary syndrome, recent stroke, recent heart attack and peripheral arterial disease (PAD)," the two companies said in the statement. "Plavix has been ...

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  18. Belly size beats BMI for assessing full health picture, Mayo Clinic study showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... are carrying extra weight in their abdomen, they are also at an increased risk for premature death, heart disease, stroke and other conditions. The Heart and Stroke Foundation provides an online tool that people can use to measure their waist ...

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  19. Every Minute Matters With Clot-Busting Stroke Drug: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | MedicineNet

    Every 15-minute delay in receiving a clot-busting drug means stroke survivors will have about one month less of a disability-free life, while every minute sooner that they receive the drug translates into more than one extra day of healthy life.

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  20. Stroke Survivors May Lose Month Of Healthy Life...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | RedOrbit

    Every 15-minute delay in delivering a clot-busting drug after stroke robs survivors of about a month of disability-free life, according to a new study in the American Heart Association journal Stroke .

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