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Smoking Linked To Higher Risk Of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Adults who smoke or who are genetically predisposed to smoking behaviors are more likely to experience a serious type of stroke called subarachnoid hemorrhage...

Difference In BP Readings Between Arms Is Linked To Death Risk

The difference in blood pressure readings between arms is linked to a greater risk of heart attack, stroke, and death, a significant, large international...

Rare Stroke Survivor Shares Story Of Hope, Resilience In Memoir

Three-and-half years ago, at the age of forty-seven, US-based Sameer Bhide suffered an extremely rare and massive hemorrhagic stroke and underwent two brain surgeries,...

Delayed Treatment of Brain Stroke Leads to Disabilities

Time is brain when it comes to the treatment of acute ischemic stroke. For every minute of delay in seeking treatment for a stroke,...

Elevated Birth Weight Linked to Atrial Fibrillation Later in Life

A team of researchers here has linked elevated birth weight with developing a common heart rhythm disorder atrial fibrillation later in life. Chinese researchers from...

Common Diabetes Drug Associated With Lower Heart Issues

Drugs known as sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors are associated with a lower risk of major heart problems in patients with type 2 diabetes...

Stroke Patients With Covid-19 Show Increased Inflammation, Death Rate: Researchers

Stroke patients who also have Covid-19 showed increased systemic inflammation, more serious stroke severity and a much higher rate of death, compared to stroke...

Patients With Covid-19 Likely To Diagnose With A Heart Stroke

Researchers have found that Covid-19 may be diagnosed on the same emergency scans intended to diagnose stroke. The findings published in the American Journal of...

Smart Drug May Help in Treatment of Neurological Disorders

Scientists have created a smart drug delivery system that reduces inflammation in damaged nervous tissues and may help treat spinal cord injuries and other...

Pollution May Increase Stroke Risk in AFib Patients: Study

People with one of the most common heart disorders or atrial fibrillation (AFib) who are exposed to greater levels of pollution have a 1.2-fold...

Air Pollution can Play a Role in Diabetes Development: Study

Indian-origin researcher Sanjay Rajagopalan from the University Hospitals Harrington in the US has found that air pollution can play a role in the development...

High Broccoli, Cabbage Consumption Linked to Low Heart Attack Risk

Higher consumption of cruciferous vegetables, such as broccoli, Brussels sprouts and cabbage, is associated with less extensive blood vessel disease such as heart attack...

Strokes Linked to Covid-19 Have Higher Mortality Rate, Says Research

An international team of researchers has found that acute ischemic stroke (AIS) linked to Covid-19 is more severe, leads to worse functional outcomes, and...

High Blood Sugar Increases Covid-19 Death Risk: Study

Covid-19 patients with abnormally high blood sugar are at an increased risk of severe complications and more than twice as likely to face death,...

Women Experiencing Hot Flushes, Night Sweats Likely to Get Heart Attacks

Women who suffer from hot flushes and night sweats after menopause are 70 per cent more likely to have a heart attack, angina or...

Covid-19 Patients Show Changes in Behaviour, Other Brain Issues

Researchers have found that some hospitalised Covid-19 patients show signs of confusion, changes in behaviour and other brain complications, including stroke, psychosis and dementia-like...

Even 40ml of Liquor Daily Can Result in Death: Researchers

Moderate drinkers, beware. Even consuming 350ml of beer, 140ml of wine or 40ml of liquor daily within weekly low-risk drinking guidelines can result in...

Tai Chi to Improve Both Mood and Quality of Life

Heart patients who feel gloomy must try popular mind-body exercise tai chi as performing this can improve both mood and quality of life as...

Young, Healthy Covid Patients on High Risk of Stroke: Study

Researchers have revealed that young and otherwise healthy patients with Covid-19 may have an increased risk of stroke even if they are not showing...

Number of Stroke Patients Drop By 40% in U.S. Hospitals: Indian Researchers

The number of people evaluated for signs of stroke at the US hospitals has dropped by nearly 40 per cent during the COVID-19 pandemic,...

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