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 […]

Longer ambulance waits for Cumbria heart attack and stroke victims

July 15, 2017 admin 0

Changes made by the new Ambulance Response Programme will see fewer emergency calls being classified as ‘life threatening’, resulting in longer wait times for patients. […]

Acupuncture Found Effective For Stroke Paralysis Recovery

July 7, 2017 admin 0

Acupuncture is found effective for the treatment of paralysis caused by a stroke. Researches tested the Shujintongluo acupuncture protocol for the treatment of hemiplegia, a […]

Overweight teen boys have increased risk of stroke in later life

July 6, 2017 admin 0

Boys who get fat in their teenage years are much more likely to suffer a life-threatening stroke as an adult, experts today warned,” The Sun […]

Risk of aspirin-related bleeding is higher in the over-75s

June 18, 2017 admin 0

Proton pump inhibitors may reduce bleeding in the over-75s Aspirin is now mainly used as blood thinner “People over 75 taking daily aspirin after a […]