Tag Archives: stroke

How Recurrent Strokes Can Damage Your Health.

Once a patient has suffered a stroke the focus can tend towards rehabilitation and recovery but it's just as important to prevent recurrent strokes. Stroke victims chances of having another are greatly increased, especially with mini-strokes or TIAs. In the US around 24% of women and 42% of men will have a recurrent stroke within five years according to the National Stroke Association. Read More »

Evidence That Chocolate can Reduce Your Chances of Stroke.

The idea that chocolate can indeed reduce your chances of having a stroke is going to be music to the ears of so many people around the world. The only thing is, the amount of it that you need to take in order to reduce the chances is smaller than you think and this may indeed be a disappointment, but the question does remain as to how something we love so much can actually cut the odds of having a stroke. Read More »

Stroke (brain attack); Types, Causes, Symptoms and Diagnosis.

You probably know of stroke as the disease or condition that renders one side of the body numb and dysfunctional. Well, it is also a form of cardiovascular disease that affects the blood supply to the brain. There are several types of stroke. Broadly, there is ischemic apoplexy and haemorrhage stroke. Read More » • Free Website Templates - Downlaod Full Themes
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