The CDC reports that 28 percent of Americans have high blood pressure in 2009.
New research reveals more reason to eat more fiber. Besides preventing constipation, weight gain and lowering the risk of diabetes, scientists found that dietary fiber in foods like fruits, vegetables and whole grains may also decrease the risk of first-time stroke.
New research reveals that eating just a single chocolate bar can positively affect the brain by cutting the risk of stroke.
Among people who died of strokes, heart attacks or related conditions, 40 percent of them were defined as premature; 84 percent of these deaths were linked to salt.
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Study finds that dystextia, the inability to see mistakes in text messages, can be a symptom of an acute ischemic stroke.
The length of DNA strands could be used to predict how long heart disease patients have to live, according to a new study.
A new study reports that stroke survivors who walk at least three times a week will have a better quality of life.
Yoga has become extremely popular in recent years; 6 million Americans reported doing yoga in the past 12 months. It’s obvious that yoga can improve fitness and flexibility. However, the benefits of the popular exercise extend well beyond those of healthy muscles. Recent studies have found that the stretches of yoga can benefit both your mind and body in unexpected ways.
The 911 caller also refused to find a passersby who would be able to give CPR.
A new study reports that consistent hits to the head can lead to severe brain damage.
Having a greater purpose in life significantly decreases the risk of stroke in older adults, according to a new study.
German researchers discovered that there is a link between the risk for strokes and blocked arteries. People with blocked arteries have a higher chance of suffering from a stroke even if they are not consider to be high risk.
Mr. Constantine was involved in a car accident that triggered a stroke .
Although doctors and scientists have known that certain brain cells can protect the brain from a stroke, the mechanisms behind that process were unknown until now. The study discovered that surviving cells produced a specific protein called hamartin. Researchers hope that this discovery can be useful in creating treatments for brain diseases.