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Demand Medicare Dental - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: petition, dental care, oral health, heart disease, diabetes, strokes, Medicare dental )

- 755 days ago -
The petition is on the left and there is also an action you can do by sending out a toothbrush, also on the left side. Oral health is linked to overall health such as heart disease, diabetes and to strokes.
Why Are More Pregnant Women Having Strokes?
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, protection, women, risks, safety, strokes, pregnant women, warning, Body-Mind-Spirit, humans, illness, health, healthcare )

- 2911 days ago -
The elderly aren't the only ones at risk for strokes, which are increasingly striking women shortly before or after they give birth
Vitamin E Linked to Increased Risk of Some Strokes
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vitamin E, health, strokes, risk, prevention, treatment, research )

- 3181 days ago -
Taking vitamin E could slightly increase the risk of a particular type of stroke, a study says.
'A Chocolate a Day Keeps Strokes at Bay'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Strokes, chocolate, health, research, death )

- 3446 days ago -
According to an analysis of available research that will be released today and presented at the American Academy of Neurology's 62nd Annual Meeting in Toronto April 10 to April 17, 2010, chocolate is rich in antioxidants called flavonoids,
Drug Giant Pfizer to Pay Record $2.3B Fine
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pfizer, Pharmaceutical, criminal, Justice Department, Bextra, FDA, risk, heart attacks, strokes, Pharmacia & Upjohn Company, anti-psychotic drug Geodon, antibiotic Zyvox, anti-epilepsy drug Lyrica, defraud or mislead, kickbacks to health-care providers )

- 3609 days ago -
By Carol Cratty CNN WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has agreed to pay a record $2.3 billion settlement to resolve criminal and civil liability for illegally promoting certain pharmaceuticals, the Justice Department announced...
Is NuvaRing Dangerous?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Birth Control, contraception, NuvaRing, risks, strokes, blood clots, thrombosis, research, safety, medicine, warning, death, women )

- 3730 days ago -
Easier birth control is desirable, but safety concerns exist with "3rd generation" hormones. They have been tested as pills, not in delivery directly into the bloodstream as in NuvaRing. Since approval serious adverse events like blood clots and fataliti
'Silent' Artery Disease on the Rise
Health & Wellness  (tags: artery disease, women, heart attacks, strokes, ederly )

- 4275 days ago -
A silent type of artery disease that raises the risk of heart attacks and strokes is on the rise in American women. Asymptomatic, or symptomless, peripheral artery disease (PAD) rates among women aged 40 and older rose from 4.1% to 6.3% in 4 years.
No Evidence That Antioxidants Really Work: Study
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, antioxidants, study, heart-disease, strokes )

- 4358 days ago -
So far people have been told that taking antioxidants such as those found in fruits, nuts and vegetables reduces the chances of strokes, heart attacks or heart-disease related death in women vulnerable to them. Now they're being told differently.

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