Avicenna.AI joins forces with Deepc on brain AI
French artificial intelligence (AI) software developer Avicenna.AI has partnere...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Avicenna.AI secures distribution deal with Sectra Viz.ai to add Avicenna.ai software to platform Avicenna gets clearances for Cina Chest AI software Arterys brings Avicenna AI stroke software on board Avicenna wins NTAP award for stroke (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 27, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Inflation Phobia Hastens Recessions, Debt Crises
By Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame SundaramSYDNEY and KUALA LUMPUR, Sep 27 2022 (IPS) Inflation phobia among central banks (CBs) is dragging economies into recession and debt crises. Their dogmatic beliefs prevent them from doing right. Instead, they take their cues from Washington: the US Fed, Treasury and Bretton Woods institutions (BWIs). Costly recessions Both BWIs – the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank – have recently raised the alarm about the likely dire consequences of the ensuing contractionary ‘race to the bottom’. But their dogmas stop them from being pragmatic. Hence, their policy analys...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame Sundaram Tags: Development & Aid Economy & Trade Financial Crisis Global Headlines Health Inequality Labour TerraViva United Nations IPS UN Bureau Jomo Kwame Sundaram & Anis Chowdhury Source Type: news

Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis in Patients With COVID-19 Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis in Patients With COVID-19
While cerebral venous sinus thrombosis is rare in the non-COVID general population, this study found a high incidence in patients hospitalized with COVID-19.Stroke (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - September 27, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

New Data on Stroke Recovery Patterns May Guide Rehabilitation New Data on Stroke Recovery Patterns May Guide Rehabilitation
Long-term recovery patterns after a stroke differ in different functional domains and vary by patient age, stroke severity, and stroke type, a new study has found.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - September 26, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Long-Term Neurologic Problems Rise by 7% After SARS-CoV-2 Infection
(MedPage Today) -- Risk of movement disorders, memory problems, strokes, and seizures rose 1 year after acute SARS-CoV-2 infection, an analysis of millions of U.S. veterans' records showed. Former COVID patients had a 42% increased risk of neurologic... (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - September 25, 2022 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Atrial fibrillation: Two music genres linked to 'potentially dangerous' heart arrhythmias
The evidence suggests music engages not only with the brain, but may also affect changes in heart variability which could set the stage for stroke. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sitting down too long raises risk of dying by 19 percent – study finds 14 possible causes
Heart disease, Alzheimer's disease, and stroke are more likely when you sit down for hours per day. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Oz releases health records to spotlight Fetterman's stroke
The letter noted that Oz has a total cholesterol that is "borderline elevated." (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Genetic Predisposition to Smoking Causally Linked to Stroke Outcomes
FRIDAY, Sept. 22, 2022 -- There appears to be a causal association for genetic predisposition to smoking with worse functional outcome after ischemic stroke, according to a study published online Sept. 21 in Neurology. Zhizhong Zhang, Ph.D., from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 23, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

AI spots large vessel occlusions, predicts patient outcome
Artificial intelligence (AI) was able to detect large vessel occlusions (LVO...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: FDA says AI doesn't exclude LVO cases from radiologist review Report: Reimbursement drives adoption of AI software for stroke How can radiologists benefit from AI in 2021? Viz.ai touts research at stroke conference Machine learning helps find vessel occlusions on CTA (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 23, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Getting A Flu Shot May Lower Your Risk Of Stroke, Study Finds
Protecting yourself from the virus might not be the only benefit of getting the flu vaccine this season. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Children With Sickle Cell Anemia Not Getting Treatments, Screening Children With Sickle Cell Anemia Not Getting Treatments, Screening
Many children with sickle cell anemia are not being screened for stroke or receiving proper medication.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 22, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Making Low-Dose tPA Work for Japanese DOAC Users With Ischemic Stroke
(MedPage Today) -- Despite concerns about the potential bleeding risk, IV thrombolysis could be safely given to ischemic stroke patients within a day of direct oral anticoagulant (DOAC) therapy, according to observational data from Japan. Between... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - September 22, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

How Menopause Affects Cholesterol —And How to Manage It
Kelly Officer, 49, eats a vegan diet and shuns most processed foods. So, after a recent routine blood test revealed that she had high cholesterol, “I was shocked and upset,” she says, “since it never has been [high] in the past.” Officer is not alone. As women enter menopause, cholestrol levels jump—by an average of 10-15%, or about 10 to 20 milligrams per deciliter. (A healthy adult cholesterol range is 125-200 milligrams per deciliter, according to the National Library of Medicine.) This change often goes unnoticed amidst physical symptoms and the general busyness of those years. But, says D...
Source: TIME: Health - September 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Katherine Harmon Courage Tags: Uncategorized freelance healthscienceclimate heart health Source Type: news

Already Taking a Blood Thinner? Adding Aspirin May Do Harm
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 21, 2022 -- For many years, doctors have advised taking low-dose aspirin to help prevent first-time heart attacks and stroke. But increasingly, they ' re doing an about-face. The latest warnings come from University of Michigan... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 21, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news