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  1. Neurology and psychiatry in BabylonRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Brain.oxfordjournals.org

    We here review Babylonian descriptions of neurological and psychiatric disorders, including epilepsy, stroke, psychoses, obsessive compulsive disorder, phobias, psychopathic behaviour, depression and anxiety.

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  2. Community rallies around Colassaco-DeRossoRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Daily Globe

    Stroke is the fourth leading cause of death in the U.S ., with one person dying every four minutes as a result.

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  3. Millcreek Community Hospital Named Primary Stroke CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | YourErie

    It was announced today that Millcreek Community Hospital is now designated as a Primary Stroke Center.

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  4. Neck manipulation may be associated with strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... the dissection is that there is a tear in one of the layers of the artery wall in the neck that can result in (a) stroke if a blood clot forms," Dr. Jos Biller told Reuters Health in a phone call. Biller, a neurologist with the Loyola University ...

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  5. Salt guidelines are too low, studies showRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | The Toronto Star

    ... on deaths, heart disease and strokes. The studies - funded by more than 50 organizations, including the Heart and Stroke Foundation and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research - uncovered that the relationship between sodium and blood pressure is ...

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  6. New Xarelto Lawsuit Alleges Manufacturers of Blood Thinner Made...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | PRWeb

    The Firm is evaluating Xarelto lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly suffered intracranial hemorrhage, spinal and epidural hematoma, gastrointestinal hemorrhage, adrenal bleeding, stroke, deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, or death due to their use of the blood thinner.

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  7. Industrial strength healthcareRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... use? Writing in the International Journal of Six Sigma and Competitive Advantage (IJSSCA), researchers ... A hospital stroke team used auto industry "lean" manufacturing principles to accelerate treatment times, according to new research in the ...

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  8. Neck Manipulation May Be Associated With Stroke, Loyola University RevealsRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | BioSpace

    Neck manipulation may be associated with stroke Treatments that involve neck manipulation may be associated with strokes, although this association is not proven, according to an American Heart Association Scientific Statement written by lead author Dr. Jose Biller of Loyola University Medical Center and other stroke experts.

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  9. Experimental heart attack drug reduces tissue damage, minimizes bleeding riskRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Xpress)-Researchers at King's College London have identified a genetic variant associated with an increased risk of stroke and heart attack. Right now, options are limited for preventing heart attacks. However, the day may come when treatments ...

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  10. Thumbnail imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | This Is Bristol

    SALES of aspirin in Bristol have soared by 1,000 per cent in just one week following the publication of a study which revealed a daily dose of the drug can reduce people's chances of developing cancer.

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  11. Experimental Heart Attack Drug Reduces Tissue DamageRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Health News Digest

    An investigational drug studied in animals significantly reduced damage to heart muscle from a heart attack and minimized the risk of bleeding during follow-up treatments, according to a study by scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

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  12. Study Ties Neck Manipulation to Stroke RiskRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | News Max

    ... the dissection is that there is a tear in one of the layers of the artery wall in the neck that can result in (a) stroke if a blood clot forms," Dr. JosA Biller told Reuters Health in a phone call. Biller, a neurologist with the Loyola ...

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  13. In a pilot study, stem cell therapy found to be effective for strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Medical News Today

    A stroke therapy using stem cells extracted from patients' bone marrow has shown promising results in the first trial of its kind in humans.

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  14. Prompt administration of alteplase treatment reduces disability in stroke patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Medical News

    Many more stroke patients could benefit from thrombolytic treatment , but it needs to be administered as quickly as possible after the first signs of illness, according to new findings from the largest meta-analysis to date investigating the clot-busting drug alteplase.

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  15. Aspirin reduces risk from some cancers, says studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Weekend Balita

    They found that taking aspirin for 10 years could cut bowel cancer cases by around 35 percent and deaths by 40 percent.

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  16. Daily dose of aspirin keeps cancer at bayRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    According to the study, more than 6,000 lives could be saved a year if everyone in the UK between the ages of 50 and 65 took a daily aspirin to cut their risk of cancer, heart attack and stroke, the Independent reported.

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  17. Youth sport - swimming: Finn's first national outing yields a gold medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... in 4:33.01, missing the final by just three places. Perfect led off with 1:07.38, faster than her individual back-stroke, before Izzy Pryce swam a five-second PB of 1:16.66 on the breaststroke. Richens then clocked a season's best 1:08.06 on the ...

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  18. Letter: Disaster waiting to happen at BMCRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... that would call for a team of surgeons ready at a moment's notice. It has been proven that early treatment for stroke can result in far less damage to the brain just as with heart attacks. We need a neurosurgeon and MORE than one. Due to this ...

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  19. Cancer Prevention Benefits Of Aspirin Are Worth ItRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2014 | Scientific Blogging

    Aspirin has been linked to a significant reduction in the risk of developing - and dying from - the major cancers of the digestive tract, i.e. bowel, stomach and esophageal cancer in a recent Annals of Oncology paper.

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  20. Speedy Delivery of Clot-Busting Drug Helps Stroke Patients Avoid DisabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | MedicineNet

    WEDNESDAY, Aug. 6, 2014 Another study confirms that "time is brain" when treating stroke patients with a powerful clot-busting drug, tPA.

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