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Posted on Sept. 22, 2016, 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 Sept. 12, 2016, 6 a.m. in Stroke Lifestyle
Purpose in Life Reduces Stroke Risk

Living a life with meaning in direction may reduce a person’s risk of stroke.

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Posted on Sept. 6, 2016, 6 a.m. in Stroke Diagnostics
Smartphone App Can Detect Stroke

A new low-cost smartphone app can be used to detect atrial fibrillation - a dangerous medical condition which may lead to stroke.

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Posted on Aug. 31, 2016, 6 a.m. in Stroke Brain and Mental Performance
Stroke Speeds Brain Aging

A stroke can steal 8 years of brain power overnight.

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Posted on Aug. 8, 2016, 6 a.m. in Environment Stroke
Air Pollution May Raise Stroke Risk Factor

High levels of fine particulate matter pollutants (PM 2.5) may raise risks of carotid artery stenosis – narrowing of the neck arteries that often precedes stroke.

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Posted on Aug. 5, 2016, 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 June 21, 2016, 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 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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