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Medical News Today: New therapeutic approach may improve outcomes in sepsis and stroke
An innovative method that researchers have tested in mouse models could help fight harmful inflammatory responses triggered by sepsis and stroke.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Local vehicle exhaust may raise stroke risk
New research has linked long term exposure to black carbon from local vehicle exhausts to a raised risk of stroke — even in low pollution settings.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Having a dog may boost survival after a heart attack or stroke
Two new studies show that owning a dog significantly reduces people's risk of death following a heart attack or stroke, as well as death from any cause.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Veterinary Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes left sided facial numbness?
Possible causes of left sided facial numbness include stroke, multiple sclerosis, and Bell ’s palsy. Learn more about left sided facial numbness here.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Daytime napping 1 & ndash;2 times a week may benefit heart health
New research finds that napping during the day once or twice a week is associated with a much lower risk of heart attack, stroke, and heart failure.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Vegetarian heart health: Study identifies benefits and risks
A new study concludes that a vegetarian diet reduces the risk of ischemic heart disease. It also finds a small but surprising increased risk of stroke.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Study links insomnia genes to heart disease, stroke risk
New research using a genetic analysis called Mendelian randomization links insomnia genes to a greater risk of heart disease and stroke.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Heart Disease Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke study finds mouth bacteria in brain clots
Using DNA evidence, scientists have shown that brain clot samples from people who have had ischemic stroke often contain mouth bacteria.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke: Rewiring eye-brain connection may restore vision
Groundbreaking research finds that some vision loss after a stroke may be reversible. The researchers hope that this finding may inform future treatments.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is there a link between stroke and changes in gut bacteria?
New findings suggest that having a stroke can disturb the gut's bacterial balance for the long term, which could prevent the brain from healing.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Flu-like illness raises the risk of stroke
After having a flu-like illness, the risk of experiencing a stroke is considerably higher, according to two new studies due to be presented next week.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Flu-like illness raises risk the risk of stroke
After having a flu-like illness, the risk of experiencing a stroke is considerably higher, according to two new studies due to be presented next week.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke: Can lifestyle changes trump genetic risk?
Stroke risk depends on many factors, some of which are genetic and some lifestyle-related. So, can lifestyle changes outweigh the genetic risk?
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke significantly increases the risk of dementia
In the largest analysis of its type to date, researchers conclude that stroke significantly increases the risk of developing dementia in older age.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Through my eyes: A stroke experience
My name is Tracy Lyn Lomagno and I'm a 45-year-old dental assistant. Earlier this year, I had a stroke, and my life changed dramatically.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Novel gel regrows brain tissue after stroke
In a first-of-its kind study, researchers show that a bioengineered gel can help brain tissue to regrow and restore function following a stroke.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke: Clinical trial results 'likely to change care practice'
A large international clinical trial suggests that an anticoagulant and aspirin combination may be the way to go when it comes to preventing major stroke.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Warning signs of stroke in men
We describe how men and women may experience strokes differently. In this article, learn about telltale signs, recovery, and what to do when someone has a stroke.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke survivors may benefit from magnetic brain stimulation
New research suggests that a brain stimulation technique called repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation improves walking speed in stroke survivors.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What does a stroke feel like? During, after, and ministrokes
Many people know the classic signs of a stroke, such as facial drooping, trouble balancing, and difficulty speaking. But what does having a stroke feel like? Is it painful? What are the long-term effects? What are the symptoms of a ministroke? Also, learn what to do if you or someone nearby may be having a stroke.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Could saunas reduce stroke risk?
According to a recent study, taking regular saunas might reduce the risk of stroke. At last, something enjoyable seems to be good for us.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Uncovering stroke's psychological impact
The latest research investigates the after effects of stroke. Aside from the more obvious physical issues, what other problems do stroke survivors face?
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Experimental stroke drug succeeds in preliminary trials
Following preliminary clinical trials, a new anti-stroke drug shows promise for improved treatment, rendering patients less prone to adverse effects.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke risk may depend on your height as a child
A new study from Denmark suggests that individuals who did not reach average height as children may be more exposed to stroke as adults.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Could looking into the eyes aid stroke diagnosis?
A contrast agent given to stroke survivors undergoing MRI brain scans can leak into the eyes and may help to improve diagnosis and treatment.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke: Could looking into the eyes help with diagnosis?
A contrast agent given to stroke survivors undergoing MRI brain scans can leak into the eyes and may help to improve diagnosis and treatment.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The 10 best apps for stroke survivors
Are you in recovery from stroke? We have found the best apps to help stroke survivors with recovery and rehabilitation and to prevent future strokes.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke: Can the brain 'rewire' itself to aid recovery?
Trimming the whiskers of mice after a stroke seems to create space in the brain for rewiring and shortens time to recover use of the affected limb.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: This diet may slow cognitive decline after stroke
The risk of developing dementia doubles after having a stroke. Find out which diet can potentially stave off cognitive decline, according to new research.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke: This herbal extract could improve brain function
Those who have experienced ischemic stroke may benefit from taking a combination of ginkgo biloba extract and aspirin, a new study suggests.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Squirrels and stroke treatment: What's the connection?
The process by which the brains of ground squirrels are protected against low oxygen during hibernation could lead to a new treatment for ischemic stroke.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Scientists probe link between stroke and cancer
New research that finds that higher rates of cancer, especially advanced cancer, are diagnosed in stroke survivors than the general population.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: First aid for stroke: What do you do?
When someone suffers a stroke, it can be very distressing. Knowing what to do can make all the difference to preserving the persons health.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The 10 best stroke blogs
Stroke blogs provide useful information from organizations and individuals who have experienced a stroke. Here are our top 10 stroke blog choices.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Long-term risk of recurrent stroke under-recognized
Stroke and TIA survivors without early complications are often discharged. But new research indicates that these patients are at increased long-term risk.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Multiple births linked to improved stroke recovery
A new study of female mice has suggested that while giving birth multiple times may raise stroke risk, it may also improve recovery from stroke.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Ischemic stroke: Causes, symptoms, and risk factors
An ischemic stroke is caused by a blood clot or plaque buildup. Strokes have several signs that can alert someone to the need for emergency care.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 26, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Eye stroke: Symptoms, risks, and treatment
In this article, learn about what an eye stroke is. How is an eye stroke diagnosed, how can it be prevented, and what treatment is available?
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke: Hispanic patients have delayed treatment times, study finds
Researchers have found that door-to-needle treatment times are longer for Hispanic ischemic stroke patients than non-Hispanic white patients.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Hemorrhagic stroke: Causes, symptoms, and treatments
In this article, we take a close look at hemorrhagic stroke. Who is at risk? What are the symptoms, how is it diagnosed, and what can you do to prevent it?
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Spider venom peptide could prevent stroke-induced brain damage
Researchers have found that a peptide found in venom from the funnel web spider - called Hi1a - may protect against brain injury caused by stroke.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: People with mental health disorders at risk of stroke, study finds
A new study investigates the link between patients with metal health issues and the risk of having a stroke within several time periods.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Life after stroke: Tips for recovering communication skills
Speech and communication problems are common after a stroke. Get some first-hand tips for helping a friend or family member back to recovery.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke: New drug limits brain damage and promotes repair
Research using rats shows a drug already approved for other conditions reduces the number of brain cells killed by stroke and promotes birth of new ones.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How does alcohol affect stroke risk? Study investigates
New, large-scale research examines the association between different patterns of alcohol consumption and different types of stroke.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 25, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Common heartburn drugs may raise stroke risk
Drugs commonly used to treat heartburn - proton pump inhibitors - may increase the risk of ischemic stroke by more than a fifth, a new study finds.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke vs. Heart Attack: Treatment and Recovery
What causes a heart attack and what causes a stroke? Learn about the symptoms for each, treatment and recovery, and possible lifestyle changes to help.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 8, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke vs. Aneurysm: What is the Difference?
What is a stroke, what is an aneurysm, and are they connected? Learn about the telltale symptoms, risk factors and how they may be treated.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 27, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stroke risk higher for younger than older pregnant women
When it comes to stroke risk during pregnancy, a new study suggests younger expectant mothers are at greater risk than older women.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 24, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Basal Ganglia Stroke: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
What happens when a stroke occurs in the basal ganglia? Learn about its symptoms, treatment, and how to prevent strokes from occurring.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 20, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Stroke Source Type: news