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24 min ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

Young stroke suffered recognised for her bravery in the face of adversity

INSPIRATIONAL YOUNGSTER: Emily Simpson being presented with her award by Dr Satinder Sanghera and Emma Fitzimmons from Synergie Physiotherapy Clinic, who sponsors the award.

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5 hrs ago | International Business Times

Less Sleep Can Cause Stroke, Diabetes, High BP: Study

People who get less than six hours' sleep in the night are at a higher risk of suffering from a stroke, developing type 2 diabetes and high BP, say researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, University of Alabama, Iraq, World News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Hispanic Business

Reports from University Hospital Add New Data to Findings in Aspirin...

Editor at Biotech Week -- A new study on Drugs and Therapies is now available. According to news reporting originating from , by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "The pharmacological target of aspirin is the inhibition of cyclooxygenase-1 and thromboxane-A2 synthesis.

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Related Topix: Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Medicine, Health

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WZVN-TV Fort Myers

New brain procedure cuts down hospital stay

"It's amazing," said Warwick about a picture of her recent surgery. "This is actually a piece of my brain."

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Western News

Research IDs heart disease risk factor for women

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Related Topix: Pharmacology, Genetics, Medicine, Hypertension

Mon Jul 21, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Previous stroke, vascular disease: Seniors at higher risk of stroke after heart surgery

Older people who have had strokes or who have vascular disease are at risk of stroke both immediately after cardiac surgery and during the following two years, according to a new study in CMAJ .

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The Otago Daily Times

Much interest in stroke treatment

A Dunedin man believed to be the first New Zealander to undergo innovative stroke therapy in the United States may have become a trailblazer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Enbrel, Etanercept (generic), Arthritis

Advance

Not So Fast

Healthy collaboration brings industry experts together to help businesses achieve their missions.

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Kiama Independent

Community support in a stroke 'hotspot'

ALTHOUGH they have much hard work ahead of them, a Kiama couple have praised their community for its support following a recent stroke.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Bradenton.com

HealthSouth Rehab worker named nation's best topping 23,000

Margaret "Peggy" Conboy, case manager at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Sarasota on the Manatee County border, has won the national Outstanding Employee Achievement Award over more than 23,000 HealthSouth employees in 28 states.

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Related Topix: Sarasota, FL, Manatee County, FL, Medicine, Health, Sarasota County, FL

Scoop

Government needs to focus on stroke rehab

The Stroke Foundation is calling for more funding for post-stroke rehabilitation services.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Tallmadge Express

Datebook

Stepping Stones, a stroke support group for stroke survivors and their families, will meet at 1 p.m. on the fifth floor of the Tallmadge Rotary Club will meet at 7:15 a.m. at Delanie's Neighborhood Grille, 67 West Ave. For more information, The Tallmadge Farmers Market will be open from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Tallmadge Recreation Center parking lot, 46 ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Tallmadge, OH

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Warrnambool Standard

Stroke deaths halve

MORTALITY rates for south-west stroke victims have more than halved despite an upswing in the number of people living with the affliction.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Health is the ticket to consumers' hearts, according to study

The annual Becel Ride for Heart, in which 14,000 riders participate, scores high in terms of people making the connection between the event and the brand.

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Related Topix: Marketing, Medicine, Health

Verde Independent

New telestroke program connects Verde Valley Medical Center to Mayo Clinic

Patients taken to the Verde Valley Medical Center - Sedona Campus in need of emergency care for a stroke will benefit from a new telestroke program connecting the campus to Mayo Clinic in Phoenix.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Phoenix, AZ, Neurology, Nursing

The BIG One

VIDEO: A new tool in the treatment of strokes

In an effort to better help the 5,600 stroke patients hospitalized each year in Cuyahoga County, Cleveland Clinic will soon be bringing one of the first Mobile Stroke Units in the country to the city of Cleveland.

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Related Topix: Health, Cuyahoga County, OH

PhysOrg Weblog

Children not eating enough fruit and veg

Less than every fourth child in Europe have enough fruit and vegetables included in their daily diet, a study by Swedish researchers at A-rebro University and Karolinska Institutet shows.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Health

News Observer

Pozen resubmits new drug application

Chapel Hill drugmaker Pozen announced Wednesday that federal regulators have accepted the resubmission of its new drug application for its heart attack and stroke-prevention pill.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Pozen, Healthcare Industry, Heart Attack, Food and Drug Administration, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Hispanic Business

Magnetically Controlled Nanoparticles Enhance Stroke Treatment

The only drug currently approved for the treatment of acute stroke--recombinant tissue plasminogen activator, or t-PA--is administered intravenously to patients after the first symptoms of ischemic stroke appear.

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Circulation

New Targets for Atherothrombosis [Editorials]

From the UNC McAllister Heart Institute, Program in Thrombosis and Hemostasis, Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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Related Topix: University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, Heart Attack, Health, Medicine

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