Eating Mediterranean or DASH-style diets and regularly engaging in physical activity can lower risk of a first-time stroke, according to updated AHA/ASA guideline.
An Australian study found that healthcare expenses for stroke patients remain high even after 10 years.
Young adult men who binge drink frequently are at a greater risk of developing hypertension, a new study found.
Using stents to keep neck arteries open is just as effective as invasive neck surgery for long-term prevention of fatal and disabling strokes, suggests a new study.
Women who take care of themselves are more than half as likely to suffer strokes, according to a new study.
Researchers have developed an innovative patient management system at the acute stroke unit of Kelowna (BC) General Hospital, that can reduce the number of stroke patient bed days by more than 25 percent, according to a new study.
For every minute of delay in treatment of stroke, people typically lose two million brain cells. Yet, according to a new study, those delays can be longer when people experience a stroke in a hospital.
A 'mini-stroke' might increase the risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, according to a new study.
Avocados are extremely healthy fruits that can be used in so many different kinds of recipes.
Eating potassium-rich foods like bananas can help reduce the risk of strokes and death from strokes in postmenopausal women.
According to a new study, people who consumed fruits everyday cut their risk of cardiovascular disease by up to 40 percent.
More details from four of the nine trials revealed that the drug, alirocumab manufactured by Sanofi and Regeneron might be able to cut the number of heart attack and stroke cases.
According to a new study, people with cognitive impairment are 39 percent more likely to suffer from a stroke in comparison to people with normal cognitive function.
According to the study, monthly blood transfusions can reduce recurrent stroke risk for children with sickle cell anemia.
According to a new study, the cold, the flu and other minor infections can increase children's risk of stroke for a certain period of time.
Staying active, productive, and keeping your mind at work, is a great way of staying healthy and happy. This is particularly true during lockdown, when it can feel easy to slip into a rut of laziness, without any clear-cut schedule. But with monotony talking its toll and resulting in a serious lack of motivation for many, how do we keep on top of a consistent workflow and schedule? Stuck for inspiration on how to stay productive and pro-active during the self-isolation, and also generally in your everyday life going forward? Take a look at this short list that we’ve compiled, detailing some practices that you might want to try and employ where possible.