stroke incidence

Are diet soft drinks invitation to heart attacks?


February 1st, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 1 (IANS) People who consume diet soft drinks daily could be unwittingly inviting strokes and heart attacks.Conversely, taking them in moderation don't seem to perk chances of vascular ... Read more...

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Sociable people stand higher chances of surviving stroke


April 17th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): A recent study has found that sociable people have higher chances of surviving stroke than the ones who are more reserved.The odds of surviving stroke appear to be ... Read more...

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People with memory problems ‘may be at higher risk for stroke’


February 10th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): A new study has shown that people who have memory problems or other declines in their mental abilities may be at higher risk for stroke.For the study, researchers ... Read more...

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American ’stroke belt’ fuelled by too much of fried fish


December 23rd, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): Fried fish is a major reason as to why people in Alabama and across the "stroke belt" states are likelier than other Americans to die of a stroke, ... Read more...

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Darkness eclipses brain power in depressed people


July 29th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 29 (IANS) A lack of sunlight seems to eclipse brain power in depressed people, according to the latest research. Researchers used weather data from NASA satellites to measure sunlight exposure ... Read more...

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Lack of sunlight can cause ‘brain drain’ in depressed people


July 28th, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): Depressed people are less able to think clearly when there's a short-term lack of sunlight, a new study has found.Writing in BioMed Central's open access journal Environmental Health, ... Read more...

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Greater wealth linked to lower risk of stroke in 50 to 64 year olds


April 25th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 25 (ANI): Money can't buy you happiness, but it can surely protect you against stroke, according to a new study.In a study of more than 1,500 stroke patients, wealth ... Read more...

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