Combined smaller doses of blood pressure medications may be effective with fewer side effects than standard single doses, according to preliminary research.
Being physically active may boost the brain’s fight against the world’s No. 2 killer according to research.
A little horsing around to music may be good therapy for stroke survivors.
Only one in five patients seeking specialist for resistant HBP takes meds as prescribed
Male caregivers report more positives in caring for stroke survivors
Receiving a clot-buster drug before reaching the hospital may reduce stroke disability
Exercise can significantly improve brain function after stroke
Popular heartburn medication may increase ischemic stroke risk
Short episodes of abnormal heart rhythm may not increase risk of stroke
Lowest stroke rates in older Baby Boomers; younger people rising
New electrical stimulation therapy may improve hand function after stroke
Pre-stroke risk factors influence long-term future stroke, dementia risk