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269 articles.
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 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 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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