Immune cells may heal bleeding brain after strokes

September 21, 2017 admin 0

While immune cells called neutrophils are known to act as infantry in the body’s war on germs, a National Institutes of Health-funded study suggests they […]

I thought it was a headache – it was a stroke’: Healthy 27-year-old girl who went to the hospital for migraine pills ended up in a coma for 6 DAYS after mystery brain attack

September 21, 2017 admin 0

Carly White, a healthy 27-year-old girl, thought she was experiencing a terribly intense migraine on July 30. The symptoms were severe: she was vomiting and […]

Bristol stroke survivor wins fight to be re-housed

September 1, 2017 admin 1

A woman who pleaded with a council not to move her to a nursing home after becoming disabled by a severe stroke has won her […]

I had a stroke at 34 – I couldn’t sleep, read or even think

August 27, 2017 admin 0

In November 2011, Lotje Sodderland, aged 34, had a life-threatening stroke. Unbeknown to her, she had been born with tangle of abnormal blood vessels in […]

What is Sepsis? What are the Causes, Symptoms and Effects of Sepsis?

August 22, 2017 admin 0

Indian American Dr. Pinaki Panigrahi has made a breakthrough and found a cure for sepsis, a life-threatening illness. Here are all the details about sepsis […]

Anti-stroke drugs can make you bleed

August 9, 2017 admin 0

Stroke survivors at high risk for bleeding from drugs meant to prevent another stroke can be identified using a new scoring system, new research contends. […]

Even Stable Survivors Face 5-Year Risk of Second Stroke

August 1, 2017 admin 0

Risk of a second stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) remains considerable for at least 5 years after the first event, according to a study […]

Long-term assessment needed after childhood stroke, study finds

July 19, 2017 admin 0

CHILDREN and babies have a much larger window for recovery than adults after stroke, new research has found, but rehabilitation takes longer. Researchers say they […]