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New blood test could predict stroke risk in people with diabetes

New blood test could predict stroke risk in people with diabetes

In a new study, researchers have developed a new blood test that could predict stroke risk in people with diabetes. The research was conducted by...

Long working hours may increase stroke risk

In a new study, researchers found that people who worked long hours had a higher risk of stroke, especially if they worked overtime for...
Just 1 hour of this exercise every week may prevent heart attack, stroke

Just 1 hour of this exercise every week may prevent heart attack, stroke

In a new study, researchers found that doing just one hour of weight lifting every week may protect against heart attack. They found that such...
Type 2 diabetes in midlife may mean stroke in later life

Type 2 diabetes in midlife may mean stroke in later life

In a new study, researchers found that type 2 diabetes in midlife is linked to higher stroke risk in later life. Middle-aged people type 2...
New method may find which stroke patients need further treatment

New method may find which stroke patients need further treatment

In a new study, researchers have developed a new method to find stroke patients who are most likely to have a treatable underlying condition. They...
Special stroke symptoms every woman should know

Special stroke symptoms every woman should know

Stroke is one of the top leading cause of death in the U.S., and research has shown that women make up nearly 60% of...
Wearing a blood pressure cuff may help prevent stroke

Wearing a blood pressure cuff may help prevent stroke

In a new study, researchers found that wearing a blood pressure cuff on an arm or leg may help prevent stroke. They found that wearing...

These 7 things can tell your future heart disease, stroke risk

In a new study, researchers found seven key measures of heart health may help predict future risk of heart disease and stroke. The seven factors...
New evidence shows highly processed foods linked to heart disease, stroke

New evidence shows highly processed foods linked to heart disease, stroke

Recently, researchers from two large European studies have found new evidence that eating highly processed foods is linked to high risks of heart disease...
Fasting unnecessary for blood cholesterol tests

Fasting unnecessary for blood cholesterol tests

Many people fast before having blood cholesterol tests, which measure lipid levels to determine the risk of heart attack and stroke. But recent studies have...

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These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...

Scientists confirm the main cause of dementia

In a recent study, researchers confirmed they discovered the main cause of dementia. The researchers suggest that the build-up of urea in the brain to...
Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

In a recent study, researchers found long-term use of two antidepressants is linked to a higher risk of dementia. In addition, drugs prescribed for bladder...

For older people, weight training is more important than cardio exercise

In a recent study from Wake Forest University, researchers found that weight training is more effective than cardio for older people. It is known that...