eMEMBERSHIP  LOGIN

Stroke

Search for Anti-Aging information and Medical News in Stroke within the Longevity and Age Management section

229 articles.
Posted on March 19, 2014, 6 a.m. in Stroke Brain and Mental Performance
Brain Skills Slip After Stroke

Stroke selectively speeds certain declines in cognitive functions.

Continue reading…
Posted on March 3, 2014, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Exercise Stroke
Exercise Helps to Lower Women’s Stroke Risk

Women who engage in moderate-intensity exercise on a regular basis may be at a lower stroke risk.

Continue reading…
Posted on Feb. 19, 2014, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Diagnostics Stroke
2014 Guidelines for Stroke Prevention in Women

American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association jointly issue new guidelines with factors that may elevate a woman’s risks of stroke.

Continue reading…
Posted on Feb. 18, 2014, 6 a.m. in Exercise Cardio-Vascular Diabetes Stroke
Exercise Trumps Drugs in 3 Common Health Conditions

Large-scale meta-analysis reveals that routine physical activity may be as effective than prescription drugs, for coronary heart disease, diabetes, and stroke.

Continue reading…
Posted on Feb. 13, 2014, 6 a.m. in Diagnostics Blood Pressure Cardio-Vascular Stroke
At-Home BP Monitoring Reveals Hidden Danger

Home blood pressure monitoring is an effective way to identify masked hypertension, a condition that affects 10% of the population but often goes untreated.

Continue reading…
Posted on Jan. 9, 2014, 6 a.m. in Stroke Mental Health
Anxiety May Raise Stroke Risk

Higher anxiety symptom levels associate with increased risk for incident stroke.

Continue reading…
Posted on Jan. 2, 2014, 6 a.m. in Stroke Diet
Skip the Salt to Slash Stroke Risk

Dutch researchers report that up to 6% of the nation's strokes may be avoided, if residents adhered to maximum daily salt intake recommendations.

Continue reading…
Posted on Dec. 6, 2013, 6 a.m. in Men's Health Exercise Stroke
Long Walks Lower Stroke Risk

Walks of an extended duration may help to reduce the odds of stroke, among older men.

Continue reading…
Posted on Nov. 18, 2013, 6 a.m. in Stroke Demographics Health Disparities
Global Stroke Burden Up

While rates of nonfatal and fatal stroke are on the decline, the overall burden of stroke in terms of absolute numbers of people affected around the world is on a sharp rise.

Continue reading…
Posted on Oct. 17, 2013, 6 a.m. in Stroke Dietary Supplementation Vitamins
Vitamin B Supplements May Reduce Stroke Risk

Taking supplementary vitamin B may lower the risk of stroke by as much as 7%.

Continue reading…