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262 articles.
Posted on March 29, 2016, 6 a.m. in Stroke GI-Digestive Immune System
Gut Bacteria May Help Decrease Stroke

According to a new study, certain types of bacteria in the gut can leverage the immune system to decrease the severity of stroke.

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Posted on March 9, 2016, 6 a.m. in Stroke Vitamins
Vitamin D – Stroke Link

Low vitamin D levels may not only increase a person’s risk of stroke, but lower their health post-stroke.

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Posted on Feb. 1, 2016, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Cardio-Vascular Exercise Stroke
For Women, Less Is More

Engaging in physical activity a few times per week – and not necessarily with greater frequency – may be most beneficial among middle-aged women.

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Posted on Jan. 28, 2016, 6 a.m. in Sleep Stroke
Excess Sleep Elevates Stroke Risk

Sleeping more than 8 hours a day may increase a person’s risk of stroke.

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Posted on Dec. 11, 2015, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Diagnostics Stroke
Balance Predicts Brain Health

The ability to balance on one leg for 20 seconds or more may correlate to better cognitive function and reduced stroke risk.

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Posted on Nov. 4, 2015, 6 a.m. in Cardio-Vascular Diabetes Diet Stroke
Beware Sugary Beverages

As little as 1 or 2 servings of sugary drinks each day has been found to dramatically increase the risk of heart attack or fatal heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and stroke.

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Posted on Sept. 30, 2015, 6 a.m. in Stroke Lifestyle
Long Workweek Raises Stroke Risk

Working 55 hours or more per week may raise the risk of stroke by 33%.

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Posted on Sept. 25, 2015, 6 a.m. in Exercise Cardio-Vascular Stroke
Bit of Activity Boosts Health

A small amount of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity weekly may reduce the risks of death by as much as 22%, among older men and women.

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Posted on Aug. 19, 2015, 6 a.m. in Environment Stroke
Stub Out Stroke

Secondhand smoke increases the risk of stroke by about 30%, among nonsmokers.

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Posted on Aug. 13, 2015, 6 a.m. in Longevity Cardio-Vascular Diabetes Stroke
Multiple Health Problems Multiply Death Risk

A person’s risk of dying prematurely rises significantly if s/he has a combination of diabetes, heart disease, and stroke.

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