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  1. Relationship Between Degree of Left Ventricular Dysfunction, Symptom...Read the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Circulation

    ... or severe. Symptoms were quantified using New York Heart Association class.The primary outcome was a composite of stroke, transient ischemic attack, and systemic embolism. Results- There were 3487 antiplatelet-treated patients with HF at baseline. ...

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  2. Study finds traumatic brain injury treatment is ineffectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of researchers led by the UAB. The research has also served ... Smoking is harmful in almost every respect. Cancer, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases are just a small part of a well-documented portfolio of serious consequences of smoking. ...

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  3. Why high cholesterol even in your 30s is a red flag for heart diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | GlobalNews

    You typically start to worry about cholesterol levels later on in adulthood but a new study is warning that high cholesterol even in your 30s could be a warning sign for heart disease later in life. The research is a piece of a larger story in which scientists have warned over the past few years of high blood pressure, heart attack and stroke appearing earlier in life.

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  4. HeartWare: Integral To A Heart Health Related Investment StrategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... in the U.S., and you got to give a small dose of aspirin and Plavix, so you get a better coverage. They're like a 5% stroke rate total at Leipzig. In the ENDURANCE trial we had observed a correlation between high mean arterial pressure and stroke. ...

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  5. Pozen's Yosprala Receives Complete Response Letter from the FDARead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Drugs.com

    ... omeprazole and are indicated for patients who require aspirin (1) to reduce the combined risk of death and nonfatal stroke in patients who have had ischemic stroke or transient ischemia of the brain due to fibrin platelet emboli, (2) to reduce the ...

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  6. On the canvas: Art from the Heart, a group show and fundraiser for the Heart and Stroke FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The London Free Press

    Pink Rose by London artist Elizabeth Kusinski is among the offerings at a new exhibition at Westland Gallery in Wortley Village. London's Westland Gallery in Wortley Village is holding a new exhibition and sale as a fundraiser for the Heart and Stroke Foundation, featuring works by more than 30 London and area artists.

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  7. Correction [Corrections]Read the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Circulation

    In the article and in the Executive Summary Data Supplement by Kernan et al, "Guidelines for the Prevention of Stroke in Patients With Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack: A Guideline for Healthcare Professionals From the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association," which published online May 1, 2014, and appeared in the July 2014 issue of the journal , corrections are needed. On page 2165 in the article and on page 6 in the Executive Summary Data Supplement, Table 1, in the sixth row "Antiplatelet Therapy," the second column "2014 Recommendation" read,"The combination of aspirin and clopidogrel might be considered for initiation within 24 hours of a minor ischemic stroke or TIA and for continuation for 90 days ."

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  8. Delayed Pituitary Adenylate Cyclase-Activating Polypeptide Delivery...Read the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Circulation

    ... inflammatory processes were analyzed. Results- The delivery of PACAP in the vicinity of the infarct zone 3 days post stroke promotes fast, stable, and efficient functional recovery. This was correlated with a modulation of the postischemic ...

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  9. Conway man suffers stroke at the right time in the right placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | KATV Little Rock

    Stroke causes one of every 19 deaths in the United States, taking more than 130,000 lives each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control. For one Conway man, being in the right place at the right time during a stroke may have saved his life.

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  10. White Plains Hospital Presents Free Senior Health LecturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Armonk Daily Voice

    ... patients whose vertebrae have become weak from diseases impacting the spine, such as osteoporosis. Time is Brain: Stroke Awareness: Join Maggie Crilly, RN for this insightful lecture about America's third leading cause of death; Stroke. Learn the ...

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  11. Gordon and Povey at the double for KitesRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Henley Standard

    ... past Andrew Nunn. The Red Kites enjoyed a lot of possession as they looked for an equaliser but had to wait until the stroke of half-time for Sean Moore to level, firing in from an Asa Povey corner. Frilsham retook the lead minutes into the second ...

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  12. Atrial Fibrillation Therapeutic Pipeline Review H1 2015 Report at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... is the most ordinary type of arrhythmia. Atrial fibrillation is an unbalanced heartbeat that increases the threat of stroke and heart disease. Generally, the risk of developing atrial fibrillation increases with age and with other risk factors such ...

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  13. Justin Tomlinson MP for North SwindonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Swindon Advertiser

    Like many people over the past few weeks I have been feeling the full effects of a bad cold as the weather has plummeted in the first month of the year. Thankfully, I spent a lovely warm evening with my friends at the Swindon Stroke Support Group last Thursday to give a 'behind the scenes' talk on what it's really like in Parliament.

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  14. 5 Things The Internet Can Do Right Now To Make Our Lives BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... to search for answers to an embarrassing question or communicate with people from across the globe - all with the stroke of a keyboard - would be pretty hard to give up. And with faster broadband networks and WiFi hotspots everywhere we turn, many ...

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  15. First meeting of Harleston stroke support groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Eastern Daily Press

    A new group for stroke survivors and their families in Harleston is to hold its first meeting in the south Norfolk market town at the end of the month. The group will meet at Harleston Information Plus on Thursday, January 29 after a stroke survivor asked the charity if it would set up an informal support group for the town.

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  16. 5 Things The Internet Can Do Right Now To Make Our Lives BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... to search for answers to an embarrassing question or communicate with people from across the globe - all with the stroke of a keyboard - would be pretty hard to give up. And with faster broadband networks and WiFi hotspots everywhere we turn, many ...

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  17. Zorba Paster: Eating fish provides health boost - Tue, 20 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... patients - half of them taking fish oil every day, half not. When they analyzed who died from heart disease and stroke, they found no difference between the fish-oil swallowers and the others. Then they broadened this by looking at all causes of ...

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  18. the Doctor Will See You Now, RemotelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    ... Bushong said of the program. It has been so successful that the offerings were expanded in 2005 to include stroke treatment. Stroke patients who come to the hospital's emergency room are now evaluated by the Mass. General stroke team via a camera, ...

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  19. European Label Update of Bayer's Xarelto Now Including Guidance for...Read the original story

    Dec 31, 2013 | Canada NewsWire

    This label update provides physicians with important information on the clinical utility of rivaroxaban in patients with AF who require cardioversion and is based on the positive CHMP opinion issued in "Providing adequate anticoagulation therapy for patients with AF undergoing cardio-version is important. With warfarin, patients will often move in and out of the therapeutic range for optimal anticoagulation often requiring postponement of their procedure or leading to increased risk of thromboembolic events like stroke," said Dr and Co-Principal Investigator of the X-VeRT study.

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  20. Use of aspirin for heart questionedRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Aspirin is a popular drug for people who've never had a heart attack or stroke and would like to keep it that way.

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