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Health News - Stroke

Individualized, cholesterol-targeted approach to heart disease and stroke best for patients
A recent guideline for using statins to reduce atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease has wavered too far from the simple cholesterol goals that have saved thousands of lives in the past decade, and... (Medical News Today)

Predicting neuropsychological outcome after brain injury
Cognitive neuroscience research has shown that certain brain regions are associated with specific cognitive abilities, such as language, naming, and decision-making. (Medical News Today)

Asymptomatic people at risk for stroke identified by imaging
Imaging can be a cost-effective way to identify people at risk for stroke who might benefit from aggressive intervention, according to a new modeling study published online in the journal Radiology. (Medical News Today)

Project reveals where the money for cardiovascular research in Europe comes from and what it is spent on
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) - a grouping of diseases that affects the structure and/or function of the heart and blood vessels, including heart disease and stroke - is the number 1... (Medical News Today)

New evidence points to outcomes and cost benefits of telemedicine in managing chronic diseases
Congestive heart failure, stroke, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are three of the leading causes of death in the U.S. (Medical News Today)

Study finds link between insurance type and treatment for stroke patients
University of Florida researchers have found a correlation between Medicare and patient access to surgical treatment for subarachnoid hemorrhage, a type of stroke that affects as many as 30,000... (Medical News Today)

Sleep apnea: weaker brain blood flow damages the brain
People with sleep apnea experience weaker brain blood flow, finds a new study from UCLA, which also suggests females are more affected than males. (Medical News Today)

New target identified for treatment of abnormal blood vessels and leakage in common eye diseases
Working with mice, a multicenter team of researchers has found a new way to reduce the abnormal blood vessel growth and leakage in the eye that accompany some eye diseases. (Medical News Today)

Subgroup Analysis of ENGAGE AF-TIMI 48 explores the relationship between Edoxaban dose, concentration, anti-factor Xa activity and outcomes
Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited has announced data from a subgroup analysis of the phase 3 ENGAGE AF-TIMI 48 study, that explores the relationship between edoxaban dose, concentration and... (Medical News Today)

Process isolated that damages lungs of donors with traumatic brain injury
Few people would guess that some of the most detrimental damage from a traumatic brain injury is to the lungs, but transplant specialists are keenly aware of this phenomenon. (Medical News Today)

Potassium-rich foods could lower stroke risk in older women
A new study has found that older women eating higher amounts of potassium-rich foods may be less likely to have a stroke than those with less potassium-rich foods in their diets. (Medical News Today)

Protein in plasma may one day change transfusions
In injured mice, the naturally occurring protein fibronectin is instrumental in stopping bleeding but interestingly also at preventing life-threatening blood clots - according to new research... (Medical News Today)

TASTE trial finds no benefit of thrombus aspiration for AMI at one year
Thrombus aspiration for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) does not reduce mortality or other clinical endpoints long term, according to the awaited one-year follow-up results from the Thrombus... (Medical News Today)

Permanent AF doubles risk of stroke compared to paroxysmal AF
Permanent atrial fibrillation (AF) doubles the risk of stroke compared to paroxysmal AF, according to research in more than 6 000 patients presented at ESC Congress by Dr Thomas Vanassche from... (Medical News Today)

Simple awareness campaign in general practice identifies new cases of AF
A simple awareness campaign in general practice identifies new cases of atrial fibrillation (AF), according to research presented at ESC Congress today by Professor Jean-Marc Davy from France. (Medical News Today)

Cardiovascular events, strokes and mortality in older adults reduced by antihypertensive therapy
Antihypertensive therapy reduces the risk of cardiovascular (CV) events, strokes and mortality in hypertensive older adults, according to research presented at ESC Congress 2014 by Dr Maciej... (Medical News Today)

Stroke risk increased by resistant hypertension: 35 percent in women and 20 percent in elderly Taiwanese
Resistant hypertension increases the risk of stroke by 35% in women and 20% in elderly Taiwanese patients, according to research presented at ESC Congress by Dr Kuo-Yang Wang from Taiwan. (Medical News Today)

Research into memory in silent neurons
When we learn, we associate a sensory experience either with other stimuli or with a certain type of behaviour. (Medical News Today)

Eating fresh fruit every day 'could reduce risk of CVD by up to 40%'
Eating fruit every day could keep CVD away, according to a new study led by the University of Oxford, UK. Researchers found daily fruit consumption reduced CVD risk by 25-40%. (Medical News Today)

Clinical investigation of rivaroxaban extended into important areas of unmet medical need in arterial thromboembolism
Bayer HealthCare and its development partner Janssen Research & Development, LLC have announced an expansion of the global clinical development programme for the oral Factor Xa inhibitor... (Medical News Today)

New imaging technique shows how cocaine shuts down blood flow in mouse brains
A new method for measuring and imaging how quickly blood flows in the brain could help doctors and researchers better understand how drug abuse affects the brain, which may aid in improving... (Medical News Today)

Predicting which type 1 diabetics will go on to develop major complications
New research published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes) presents a new model for predicting which patients with type 1 diabetes will go on to... (Medical News Today)

Memory boosted by electric current to brain: finding has implications for stroke, Alzheimer's and brain injury
Stimulating a particular region in the brain via non-invasive delivery of electrical current using magnetic pulses, called Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, improves memory, reports a new... (Medical News Today)

Technology can identify atrial fibrillation
To the careful observer, a person's face has long provided insight into what is going on beneath the surface. (Medical News Today)

Kidney stones may increase the risk of heart disease, stroke
A new study finds that kidney stones - a condition that affects around 1 in 10 Americans - may increase the risk of coronary heart disease and stroke. (Medical News Today)

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