New method may identify patients at risk for bleeding after stroke
A novel scoring model may help predict the risk for major bleeding in patients who use antiplatelet agents after transient ischemic attack or ischemic stroke, according to...
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Should You Still Be on Team Olive Oil? Here Are the Facts
Recent years have seen the rise in popularity of coconut and avocado oils, with our old friend olive oil being cast aside - and, some argue, quite unfairly. Olive oil has been...
21 hours ago - PopSugar
Lasers used to detect risk of heart attack and stroke
Patients at risk of heart attacks and strokes may be spotted earlier thanks to a diagnosis tool that uses near-infrared light to identify high-risk arterial plaques.
22 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
New diagnostic tool uses near-infrared light to spot patients at risk of heart attacks and strokes
Patients at risk of heart attacks and strokes may be spotted earlier thanks to a diagnosis tool that uses near-infrared light to identify high-risk arterial plaques, according...
1 day ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Experiences of stroke survivors with visual impairments examined
A new study identifies simple measures that could substantially improve the quality of life of stroke survivors with visual impairments.
2 days ago - ScienceDaily
Research highlights need for expert treatment to manage subarachnoid hemorrhages
Research led by the head of the Barrow Neurological Institute and published in the July 20, 2017 issue of The New England Journal of Medicine reveals that subarachnoid...
2 days ago - News Medical
Plasma lipidomic profiles and cardiovascular events in a randomized intervention trial with the Mediterranean diet
Background: Lipid metabolites may partially explain the inverse association between the Mediterranean diet and cardiovascular disease . Objective: We evaluated the associations...
2 days ago - American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
No Increase in Stroke with Anti-VEGF Tx for Eye Disorders
Study called 'a nice demonstration of what we've known clinically'
2 days ago - MedPageToday
Cannabis PROTECTS you from a stroke, study claims
The researchers at the University of Texas at Dallas found blood flow in the putamen - an area of the brain associated with reward, learning and habits - was greater in users...
2 days ago - Daily Mail
Scientists reveal engineered fusion protein that could recover blood vessel health
Scientists from Boston Children's Hospital Vascular Biology Program have revealed an engineered fusion protein that could recover blood vessel health following the onset of...
3 days ago - News Medical
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Antidepressants may Not be as Effective as Previously Thought
People medicating with antidepressants regard themselves as improved due to placebo effect, as the drugs do not exert any actual antidepressant effect.
Overuse of Antibiotics Can Reduce Body's Ability to Fight Diseases
Antibiotics are drugs used for treating infections caused by bacteria. Neutrophils play an important role as a first-line 'innate immune response' when foreign pathogens invade.
Visual Impairment Linked With Poor Cognition Among The Elderly
Vision problems in people is expected to double by 2050 and it was found that visual dysfunction and poor cognition are highly prevalent among older adults.
Is It Safe To Use Vaginal Estrogen?
Vaginal dryness and urinary problems associated with menopause can be treated with effective and safe vaginal estrogen, reveals a recent study.
Exercising Too Much Will Stall Your Weight Loss and Even Make You Gain...
Have you heard of adrenal fatigue ? It happens when you work out too much, and it can seriously hinder your physical goals, as well as your health itself. "Exercising at a high...
Stressed women are more likely to miscarry, study claims
The study, conducted at University College London and Zhejang University in China, provides strong evidence that stress in a woman's early adulthood could have serious...
Do You Need Extra Sleep If You're Trying to Lose Weight? What You Need to Know
We know how important sleep is for our health . We try our best to get as much shut-eye as possible, but that's easier said than done when you have a million things on your...
We Will Never Stop Dancing to The Fitness Marshall's Routine to Demi Lovato
"Glow up without them" after you "kick your boyfriend to the curb" in yet another hilariously fun dance from The Fitness Marshall . This dance cardio jam comes courtesy of Demi...
Dietary management of OCD: Study links metabolism and vitamin D status to...
One carbon metabolism that includes vitamin B12 and homocysteine, plus vitamin D deficiency could all play a role in the onset of obsessive compulsive disorder , research suggests.
Burnt out? Rhodiola rosea supplements may help, says new study
Daily supplements containing Rhodiola rosea extract may improve the symptoms of burnout, suggests data from the first trial to examine the effects of the botanical extract on...