Researchers identify gene vital for post-stroke recovery
Having certain specific variants of the PATJ gene predisposes to worse recovery from ischemic stroke. 7 out of 10 patients with these variants suffer severe sequelae three...
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Migraines Mimicking Stroke Still Pose Diagnostic Challenges
Migraine with aura responsible for 18% of improper thrombolytic treatments
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Migraine increases risk for irregular heartbeat
Patients who had migraine with aura were at higher risk for incident atrial fibrillation, which could lead to ischemic stroke, according to findings recently published in...
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US Olympian Michael Johnson on the shock of his stroke and recovery
The former world record holder told the BBC about how he made a full recovery after suffering a stroke.
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Blackpool hospital medic held over poisoning claims
The allegations relate to alleged mistreatment and neglect of some stroke patients in Blackpool.
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Workplace bullying or violence linked to higher risk of cardiovascular problems
People who are bullied at work or experience violence at work are at higher risk of heart and brain blood vessel problems, including heart attacks and stroke, according to the...
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AF, CVD, diabetes strong risk factors for early ischemic stroke
Atrial fibrillation, CVD and type 1 or 2 diabetes were strong risk factors for early-onset ischemic stroke, according to a case-control analysis. Reetta Kivioja, MD, from the...
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Migraines With Visual Aura Linked to Irregular Heartbeat Risk
Atrial fibrillation was found to play a role in stroke in those with migraine with visual aura.
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Adverse childhood experiences ‘a population-level concern'
More than 60% of Americans have experienced at least one instance of adversity in their childhood, including physical, emotional or sexual abuse and parental separation or...
4 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
New approach targets matrix surrounding neurons to protect neurons after stroke
To protect neurons and limit the damage after a stroke, researchers from the CNRS, the University of Caen-Normandie, University Paris-Est Créteil, and the company OTR3 have...
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Innovative Treatment for Protecting People With Peanut Allergy
A new treatment on protecting people having peanut allergy was found. Developing tolerance to peanuts over a period of time can help get rid of severity in symptoms upon...
Newly Identified Molecule Can Help Fight Muscular Paralysis
Newly identified molecule can halt the progress of a severe genetic disease that causes whole-body muscle paralysis.
New Blood Pressure Guideline Can Prevent 3 Million Cardiovascular Events...
New blood pressure guideline can prevent more than 3 million cardiovascular disease events over ten years, reveals a new study.
Ultrasound of Shoulder Muscle Can Warn of Diabetes
Increased brightness of shoulder muscle on ultrasound imaging may be a warning sign of type 2 diabetes or prediabetes. However, early interventions can be initiated to avoid...
Convection Enhanced Delivery can Halt the Spread of Brain Cancer
The spread of glioblastoma, the deadliest form of brain cancer caused by the high pressure of circulating fluid in the brain, could be limited by convection-enhanced delivery
Sexual Preference Recognized as a Risk Factor in Opioid Misuse
Bisexual individuals and homosexual individuals like lesbians and gays are more bound to misuse opioids when compared to those who identify themselves as heterosexual.
Resiliency of Women to Extreme Physical Activity
From the observation of women who underwent extreme physical training and completed transantartic expedition showed that women are no more susceptible to negative health...
Dual Acting Virus in Cancer Treatment
A new virus that uses protein to simultaneously kill carcinomas and cancer-protective cells was developed by cancer scientists. The virus's dual action will only infect cancer...
Being Bullied at Work May Affect Your Heart
Bullying and violence at the workplace raise the risk of heart diseases, finds a new study.
Noise Pollution in Hospitals Affecting Patients Ability to Rest, Heal and...
Noise pollution in hospitals is a rising issue as it is regularly exceeding international recommendations, according to a new study.