Lower Stroke Rates Dissipate Earlier for Black Women
Black women ages 65 to 74 show same stroke risk as black men
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Evaluation of an alert-based computerized decision support strategy to prevent stroke in patients with nonvalvular AF or atrial flutter.
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Researchers assessed the effect of low-dose methotrexate on the reduction of MIs, strokes or death in patients with type 2 diabetes or metabolic syndrome with a history of MI...
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Evaluation of vitamin D3 and omega-3 fatty acids on risk reduction for heart disease, cancer and stroke in patients without a history of these illnesses.
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Monitoring through ICDs, pacemakers decreases anticoagulation administration
Direct-acting oral anticoagulation through pacemakers or implantable cardioverter defibrillators was feasible and decreased the utilization of anticoagulation in patients with...
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Predictors of readmission after thrombectomy for stroke identified
Approximately 1 in 8 patients who received endovascular thrombectomy for treatment of acute ischemic stroke are readmitted within 30 days, with diabetes and coagulopathy being...
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Aggressive Treatment of Hypertension in Stroke Patients is Detrimental
Lowering the pressure with extensive treatment with anti-hypertensive drugs in stroke patients can be more dangerous in the long run.
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New UGA study points to optimal hypertension treatment for stroke patients
Aggressive treatment of hypertension in stroke patients could do more harm than good in the long term, according to a new study from researchers at the University of Georgia.
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Optimal blood pressure treatment for stroke patients
Aggressive treatment of hypertension in stroke patients could do more harm than good in the long term, according to a new study.
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Researchers aim to identify and target high blood pressure indicators
High blood pressure, or hypertension, is a leading cause of stroke and heart attacks worldwide - and one in four people have it.
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Women Often Wait to Call Help in a Heart Attack
Researchers in Switzerland found that women suffering a heart attack typically waited 37 minutes longer than men before calling an ambulance.
5 Exercises That Burn a Ton of Calories
The most popular machines at any gym are the elliptical , stationary bikes, and treadmills. Why? I think it's because they show you the amount of calories you're burning...
If You're Out Of Ideas You Can Dress Your Elf Like Harry Potter Now
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I'm Choosing to Celebrate My Body in the New Year, Rather Than Trying to...
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Who Says You Have to Drop Cash to Get Fit? These 15 Fitness Apps Are Free
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Red Meat Is Still Bad For Heart Health, Study Finds - but Not Just Because...
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10 Gifts For The Teen Who Hates Everything
You love your teenagers but you are sick of their crap and how they deem everything “dumb.” We feel ya, we've been there. But we also know they need gifts this year too. Scary...
Jimmy Dean Sausages Recalled Over Metal Pieces
The USDA has not released a list of stores where the sausages were sold.
Consuming more pomegranate can reduce your risk of obesity-related complications
Pomegranate can help prevent complications linked to obesity, according to a study published in the journal Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice. A team of researchers...
Eat cordyceps before a high-intensity exercise to improve tolerance
Cordyceps has an unsavory reputation among people unfamiliar with it, but its health benefits have been the subject of several studies. One particular research, for instance...