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41-year-old has stroke a month after hormone treatment for fatigue
In search of "fountain of youth," people are turning to popular hormone clinics. But are they safe?
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

41-year-old has stroke a month after being treated at hormone clinic
A CBS News investigation reveals a growing trend at health clinics nationwide that could be putting patients at risk. Clinics are selling hormone therapy treatment some believe provides a fountain of youth. But as Dr. Jonathan LaPook shows us, people are finding out about the dangers of some clinics' practices the hard way.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study finds increased high blood pressure cases during pregnancy
High blood pressure raises the risk of complications such as stroke and kidney failure
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - September 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Luke Perry's sudden death and the warning signs of stroke
The actor's death serves as a tragic reminder that stroke can affect anyone at any age, and the effects can be devastating
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Luke Perry, "Beverly Hills, 90210" star, hospitalized after reportedly suffering stroke
Actor Luke Perry, star of the '90s hit TV show "Beverly Hills, 90210," is hospitalized after reportedly suffering a stroke. Paramedics responded to a call at the 52-year-old's Los Angeles-area home on Wednesday. Dr. Tara Narula reports on the health risks posed by strokes.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

"Our superhero": Toddler calls mom when dad has stroke
Doctors say 3-year-old Molly McCabe saved her dad's life when he was having a stroke, by calling her mom, a nurse who was at work at the time
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New report a "wake-up call" about stroke risk
After decades of decline, progress has slowed in preventing stroke deaths ‚Äč, new research finds
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - September 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Morning Rounds: Colon cancer deaths, stroke rates among women
Dr. Tara Narula joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss a surprising and concerning rise in colon cancer death rates among younger Americans, a new study that shows stroke rates are going down for men but not women and a new development in the on-going battle with antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - August 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

One stroke may raise risk for another, even years later
Patients are at greatest risk the first three months after a stroke, but poor lifestyle habits can greatly increase risk over time, new research finds
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Horseback riding may help stroke recovery
A new study finds the animal's movement may help stroke survivors regain lost mobility and balance
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Morning Rounds: 'Mini stroke' symptoms, asthma and chest pain
Dr. Tara Narula joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss how to recognize the symptoms of a 'mini stroke,' the importance of staying vigilant with your asthma and acting fast when you feel chest pain.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stroke ambulances dramatically cut treatment time
A study found special mobile units cut treatment time for stroke victims from 94 to 56 minutes. These vehicles are being rolled out across the country. Dr. Tara Narula, cardiologist at Northwell Health, joins "CBS This Morning" to explain how these stroke ambulances work.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Florida neurosurgeon uses unusual method to rush to stroke patients
Dr. Ritesh Kaushal could take up to 45 minutes to drive to the emergency room and every minute is critical when treating a stroke victim, so he got creative
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - December 15, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Florida neurosurgeon's fast moves to help stroke victims
On average, a stroke kills one American every four minutes. The odds of survival improve when emergency treatment begins quickly. That's because almost two million brain cells die every minute during a stroke. David Begnaud met one neurosurgeon in Florida who found a new way to rush to the emergency room to help his patients.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - December 15, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Extra weight in women has complex effect on stroke risk
Being overweight may put women at higher risk for the most common form of stroke, but lower risk for another
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - September 8, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to spot signs of heat stroke
As temperatures remain high across most of the country, heat stroke is a serious risk, especially among the elderly
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - August 16, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why aspirin after a mini-stroke could be a lifesaver
After a mini-stroke, there's a 1,000 times higher risk of major stroke, but aspirin can help, new research suggests
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 20, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can you really get a stroke from a hair salon visit?
A California woman is suing a beauty parlor because she said getting her hair washed there caused her to have a stroke
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 16, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Simple steps to lower your risk of stroke
New research suggests you have more control over your risk for stroke than you might think
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - February 20, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stroke can strike at any age
It's the fifth leading cause of death in the U.S., and stroke doesn't only happen to older people
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - October 29, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Where you live may determine if you survive a stroke
A new study found wide variation in stroke care across the United States
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 7, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tiny brain lesions may signal future stroke risk
Study followed adults 50 to 73 years old with no prior stroke history
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 7, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Quick action saves teen from stroke
Colorado girl has made an amazing recovery after suffering a stroke when she was just 13
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 20, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Denver teen makes amazing recovery from stroke
People often think of strokes as a health concern for older people, but they can happen in children and teens too. One Denver girl is making great strides after suffering a near fatal stroke at the age of 13. KCNC-TV's Kathy Walsh has her story.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 20, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The stroke threat: Why young people need to be concerned
Strokes are the leading cause of severe disability in the U.S. One out of six people will suffer a stroke in his or her lifetime. Dr. Tara Narula reports on why everyone needs to be aware of the risk, and how to respond.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 27, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How much you sleep could raise your risk of stroke
Researchers say they were surprised by the impact sleep appears to have on stroke risk
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 15, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Strange and overlooked signs of a stroke in women
Most women don't know that hiccups combined with chest pain can signal a stroke
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 28, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

"Watchman" device reduces stroke risk
A new FDA-approved device can help protect heart patients from stroke. CBS News' Kris Van Kleave reports on how it's changing one woman's life.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 26, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How much alcohol raises your risk for stroke?
A new study finds heavy drinkers are at higher risk for stroke, and tend to have them at a younger age, than people who drink moderately
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - January 30, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stroke risk for middle-aged heavy drinkers
New research finds that people who drink heavily in middle age have a one-third higher risk for stroke compared to light drinkers. Heavy drinkers are also having strokes younger. Dr. Tara Narula, cardiologist at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the study.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - January 30, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heavy drinking may point to higher risk of stroke
Researchers say heavy drinking may lead to a bigger risk of stroke than traditional risk factors like high blood pressure and diabetes. Also, new recommendations about sugar intake. Eboni Williams reports on the day's top health stories.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - January 30, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart disease and stroke on the decline
New research shows that major strides are being made in the battle against heart disease and stroke. A recent study shows that patients are going to greater lengths to prevent the onset of these deadly health issues. CBS News' Teri Okita reports.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - August 19, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Robotics help runner rehabilitate after stroke
An innovative robotics system is helping Brad Berman, a 38-year-old father of two, rehab after a stroke and regain his mobility. CBS News was there when the former marathon runner tried out the Anklebot for the first time.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 27, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Want to avoid a stroke? Eat your fruits and veggies
Daily health headlines: Study finds eating more fruits and vegetables may reduce stroke risk, the best thing women can do for their hearts, and more.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 11, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Every minute counts with stroke treatment, study finds
Daily health headlines: Faster treatment improves stroke recovery, cancer patients with diabetes have lower survival rates, plus more top stories.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 14, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: Increased blood pressure could lead to stroke
A new study published in the journal Neurology finds that anyone with blood pressure that's higher than what's considered normal may be at greater risk of stroke. Researchers found that those with high blood pressure were 66 percent more likely to have a stroke than those with normal blood pressure. CBS News' Teri Okita reports.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 12, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Barely-elevated blood pressure may raise stroke risk
People who exceed normal blood pressure readings of 120/80 mmHg may be at 66 percent higher risk of stroke, even if they don't have high blood pressure
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 12, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Angry outburst may lead heart attack, stroke in 2 hours
Risk for heart attack increased nearly five times, risk of stroke rose more than three times compared to when people were not angry
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 4, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shingles linked to stroke risk
Researchers say having shingles increases the chance of stroke, an ancient Chinese medicine may help chronic pain, and more health news.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - January 3, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Video: Metal used in cell phones may increase stroke risk
Daily health headlines: Metal found in millions of electronics linked to stroke, researchers tie brain injuries to Alzheimer's, plus high school athletes may be more likely to abuse prescription pain pills than other kids. Jericka Duncan reports.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 12, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Texans coach Kubiak had mini-stroke, out indefinitely
Gary Kubiak was released from a Houston hospital after suffering what the team said was a mini-stroke during Sunday night's loss to Indianapolis
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 5, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Non-senior stroke rate climbs 25 percent over past two decades
Chances of stroke increase dramatically with age, but new research finds obesity and diabetes driving up rates in adults aged 20 to 64
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - October 24, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Video: Can living near an airport raise your risk of heart attack or stroke?
"CBS This Morning" contributor Dr. David Agus, a professor of medicine at the University of Southern California, takes a look at two new studies that find loud airplane noise at airports is linked to higher rates of heart disease and stroke.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - October 9, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Morning Rounds: Lowering your odds of dying from heart disease, stroke
Dr. Jon LaPook explains how to reduce risk of becoming one of the 200,000 people who die preventable deaths from heart disease, stroke each year
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - September 5, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Video: CDC: 200,000 yearly deaths from heart disease and stroke preventable
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says lifestyle changes could help many Americans avoid deaths from heart disease and stroke. More than half of the preventable deaths were reported in people under 65 years old. Wendy Gillette reports.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - September 3, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Video: U.S. Senator Mark Kirk: Surviving a stroke
Nearly 800,000 Americans suffer from a stroke every year. Though the majority of stroke victims survive, recovery can be a long and difficult process. A year after suffering a stroke, Mark Kirk has returned to the U.S. Senate. Rita Braver shares his story.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 7, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Video: Study: One in four people who survive a stroke suffer symptoms of PTSD
Most people associate post-traumatic stress disorder with soldiers who come back from war. Now, more research shows suffering a serious medical scare like a stroke can lead to PTSD. Marlie Hall reports.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 20, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Depression may double stroke risk for middle-aged women
Experts question if stroke risk related to women taking antidepressants
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 17, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eating more fiber may lower stroke risk
Each seven-gram increase of fiber intake was associated with a 7 percent decrease in first-time stroke risk
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 29, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news