Tag: Stroke

Are sepsis patients at higher risk of stroke?

Washington: Patients with sepsis face higher risk of strokes and heart attacks in the first…

There is need to talk about sexuality after stroke: Study

Washington: A recent study has found that stroke survivors struggle to openly discuss sexuality, while…

Stroke patients at 70% higher risk of dementia: Study

London: People who have suffered a stroke are 70 per cent more likely to develop…

Intake of low-carb diets can be unsafe: Study

LONDON: Consumption of low carbohydrate diets can be unsafe as it may increase the risk…

As BMI increase, BP increase as well

NEW YORK: If you have a higher body mass index (BMI) then there are chances…

Moderate salt intake not as bad as earlier thought: Study

TORONTO: People with moderate or average salt intake need not reduce their sodium intake for…

Eating radish may prevent heart disease, stroke: Study

Tokyo: Eating carrots, onions and broccoli are passe, the humble radish could be the newest…

Exercising for over 90 minutes daily can worsen mental health: Lancet

New York:Engaging in exercises such as cycling, aerobics and gymming for more than three hours…

Over 150 genes linked to irregular heartbeat condition identified

New York: Scientists have used Big Data to identify more than 150 as-yet unknown genetic…

‘102 Not Out’: Centenarian survives stroke

Bengaluru : Doctors at a private hospital in Whitefield in Karnataka's Bengaluru have successfully treated…

Omega 3 supplements may not protect your heart: Study

London: Taking omega 3 through food or supplements is likely to have little or no…

Marriage is (literally) good for the heart: study

Paris: Even if marriage is sometimes more a bed of nails than roses, living into…

Flavoured additives in e-cigarettes can cause heart damage

Washington: Flavoured additives used in electronic cigarettes can impair blood vessel function and lead to…

A non-drug therapy to cut stroke risk in half

Washington: Turns out, adapting lifestyle habits can quickly lower blood pressure. An Andrews University study…

Synthetic cannabis could increase stroke risk in young users

Washington: The use of synthetic cannabis could increase the risk of stroke in young users,…

Work stress may lead to irregular heart rate

London: Too much job pressure may increase your risk developing a rapid and irregular heart…

Tobacco use still major cause of death: WHO

Geneva:Tobacco use still remains a major cause of death despite a significant decline of its…

Simple scan may have identical outcomes as advanced imaging

NEW YORK: Stroke patients who are treated based on simple imaging may have identical clinical…

Cooling treatment may help treat brain injuries and stroke

LONDON: Researchers, including one of an Indian-origin, have found that medically induced cooling in brain…

Regulating salt intake key to prevent hypertension: Experts

Mumbai:Regulating salt consumption is key to prevent hypertension, which is associated with an increased risk…