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STROKE RISK FACTORS
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The #1 Nutrient You Need To Avoid A Stroke
By Beth Howard, Grandparents.com
New studies show that this mineral can significantly help keep your health in check—especially for women.
This Is What It's Like To Have A Stroke At 44
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Asking for help is also something I've gotten better at. I was hesitant to accept help at first, but as soon I found out that my heart health could be a real concern, one of the first things I did was call my mother and ask when I could take her up on her offer to stay with me and help out.
Stroke Risk May Be Reduced By Making Small Changes In Habits, Study Finds
, Guest Writer
Overall, African-Americans had lower scores than whites, but the connection between scores and stroke risk was similar for
Green Tea Benefits Now Include Lowered Risk Of Stroke, According To Study
By Huff/Post50, Huff/Post50
A recent study conducted by Japan’s National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center found that people who drink coffee and green
Strategies to Prevent Another Stroke
Richard C. Senelick MD
Neurologist, author, speaker, blogger, educator
It is easy to revert back to your old habits and continue to put yourself at a high risk for another stroke or heart attack. Take a few moments, meet with your doctor and start changing the way you live -- it just may save your life.
Depression Increases Stroke Risk In Women, New Research Suggests
"Observational studies do suggest a link between both depression and [antidepressant medication] use and an increased risk
6 Ways To Reduce Your Stroke Risk
Dr. Daniel Seidman
Smoking cessation expert
Dr. Williams' book also offers life-saving practical tips on stroke prevention. Here are just a few of the stroke prevention strategies.
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