New implantable device could prevent strokes

June 12, 2017 admin 0

It’s a condition that affects millions of Americans and puts them at five times the greater risk of having a stroke. Rush University Medical Center […]

‘Fat but fit’ still at higher risk of heart disease

May 18, 2017 admin 0

“The idea that people can be fat but medically fit is a myth,” reports BBC News. The story is based on research from scientists at […]

Risk factors for heart disease and stroke also tied to Alzheimer’s

April 13, 2017 admin 0

(Reuters Health) – Middle-aged people with risk factors for heart attacks and stroke are also more likely to develop changes in the brain that can […]

Spider venom may offer stroke therapy

March 21, 2017 admin 0

A protein in spider venom may help protect the brain from injury after a stroke, according to research. Scientists found a single dose of the […]