Cardiovascular Health Information/Heart / Stroke-Related: Stroke

September 20, 2018

Easing Sleep Apnea May Be Key to Stroke Recovery

THURSDAY, Sept. 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Sleep apnea is a known risk factor for stroke, and new research suggests that curbing the condition might also […]
June 20, 2018

AHA: A Daughter's School Lesson Helped Save a Mom's Life

WEDNESDAY, June 20, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Christa Murphy was in the bathroom getting ready for work, yet the routine wasn’t going like it should. […]
May 17, 2018

Scans Can Tell How Long Ago a Stroke Occurred

THURSDAY, May 17, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A new MRI scanning technique can help doctors better nail down when a person has suffered a stroke and […]
May 3, 2018

AHA: Paramedics Break Down Door to Save 28-Year-Old Having Stroke

THURSDAY, May 3, 2018 (American Heart Association) — When Kevin Duane saw his wife Alyssa sprawled on the floor of their kitchen, surrounded by an EMT […]
April 20, 2018

AHA: Infections Could Trigger Stroke in Pregnant Women During Delivery

FRIDAY, April 20, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Pregnant women who have an infection when they enter the hospital for delivery might be at higher risk […]
January 26, 2018

Keep Working to Protect Your Brain After a Mild Stroke

THURSDAY, Jan. 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Work may be good medicine for the brains of people who suffer mild strokes, a new study out of […]
January 25, 2018

Expanded Use of Clot-Removing Procedure Could Change Stroke Care

THURSDAY, Jan. 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A procedure that plucks stroke-causing clots from blood vessels in the brain may be useful in many more patients […]