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Warning Signes of a Stroke
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning signs, stroke, tongue, disease, health, research, warning )

- 383 days ago -
Stroke has a new indicator! They say if you forward this to ten people, you stand a chance of saving one life. Will you send this along? Blood Clots/Stroke âEUR" They Now Have a Fourth Indicator, the Tongue.
Being Bilingual Could Double Your Chances of Recovering From a Stroke
Health & Wellness  (tags: brain, study, bilingualism, stroke, dementia )

- 1318 days ago -
The benefits of bilingualism are seemingly endless. A new study now suggests that the practice of speaking two languages could also help protect the brain in the event of a stroke. (Many Care2 members' first language isn't English!!)
There Are Dangers in Drinking Diet Soda
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, study, safety, heart disease, diabetes, stroke, risks, diet, diet coke, nutrition, news, warning )

- 2198 days ago -
A new study says the artificial sweeteners in soda can cause serious health problems, including weigh gain. Is that enough to make you give up Diet Coke?
American Heart Association ACTION Signup US
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, health, family, children, protection, heart, stroke, US )

- 2602 days ago -
You don't have to be a doctor to save lives - just an advocate with the American Heart Association willing speak out to lawmakers about our nation's No. 1 and No. 4 killers, heart disease and stroke . With just a few clicks, you can make a big difference
Stem Cells Injected Into the Brain of a Stroke Patient in World First
Health & Wellness  (tags: Stem Cells, brain, stroke, patient, neurons, inflammation )

- 3167 days ago -
Researchers hope the brain stem cells will stimulate the growth of new neurons and reduce inflammation caused by the stroke
Bubbles 'Could Deliver Stroke Drugs Directly to the Brain'
Health & Wellness  (tags: brain, stroke, microbubbles, blood, ultrasound )

- 3172 days ago -
Some years ago, scientists discovered by chance that 'microbubbles' of air in the blood made ultrasound images clearer and brighter.
Migraine Sufferers Have Higher Risk of Dying From Heart Disease and Stroke, Research Finds
Health & Wellness  (tags: migraines, aura, heart disease, stroke, risks, study )

- 3249 days ago -
Individuals who suffer from migraines with aura (temporary visual or sensory disturbances before or during a migraine headache) are at a higher risk of dying from heart disease or stroke, according to research published online in the British Medical Journ
Fake Alli Diet Pills Can Pose Health Risks
Health & Wellness  (tags: counterfeit, diet pills Alli, drugs, health, risks, online, heart attack, stroke, higher blood pressure, warning, safety )

- 3463 days ago -
Counterfeit capsules of the diet drug Alli that are sold online can pose a serious health risk to some users, a research director from the Food and Drug Administration said Saturday
Vitamin E May Guard Brain After Stroke
Health & Wellness  (tags: Brain, Vitamin E, health, stroke, prevention, treatment )

- 3475 days ago -
The study suggests that a natural kind of vitamin E called tocotrienol has the properties to block the function of a brain enzyme. This may help in preventing the brain nerve cells from dying after stroke.
Hooked on Happy Pills: Internal Bleeding. Strokes. Birth Defects. The Long Term Effects of Antidepressants Are Terrifying
Health & Wellness  (tags: Stroke, antidepressants, health, chemical boost, drugs, addiction, treatment )

- 3476 days ago -
Just a few years ago, Yasmin Miller would have been horrified by the suggestion she might take antidepressants for the rest of her life. But today, the 37-yearold can barely imagine a future without this daily chemical boost.
Sleep Apnoea Similar to Stroke: Scientists - Australia
Health & Wellness  (tags: australia, world, sleep apnoea, apnoea, stroke, scientists, research, health )

- 3715 days ago -
New research shows that people with sleep apnoea experience changes in brain biochemistry similar to people who have had a severe stroke or who are dying. Sleep apnoea affects as many as one in four middle-aged men and 3 per cent go on to experience a
Breathing Dust and Soot Raises Risk of Stroke
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, research, risks, air pollutiion, stroke )

- 4063 days ago -
Short-term exposure to low levels of particulate air pollution may increase the risk of stroke or mini-stroke, according to new research conducted in Texas.
Brits 'Under-Estimate Waist Size'
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, The University of Leicester, study, Experts, key warning sign, developing type 2 diabetes, 750, 000 people in the UK, have type 2 diabetes, but do not know it, Type 2 diabetes, devastating complications, blindness, heart disease, stroke )

- 4160 days ago -
British people perceive themselves to be much slimmer around the waist than they really are, research shows. Experts fear that by failing to recognise their increasing girth some people may be missing a key warning sign of developing type 2 diabetes.
Care2 Member Leonie P Needs Our Prayers After a Stroke
Health & Wellness  (tags: care2 member, leonie p, stroke, hospital, recovering, brisbane australia, prayers, women, healthcare, illness )

- 4215 days ago -
Please keep Leonie P in your prayers and light a candle for her from the link to the share. She remains in hospital here in Brisbane Australia after a stroke in early December. She can answer messages as she contacted me last night here on Care2.

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