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Health News - Stroke

Stimulating neurons could protect against brain damage, research shows
A breakthrough in understanding how brain damage spreads - and how it could potentially be limited - has been made through a collaboration between neuroscientists and engineers at the Universities... (Medical News Today)

Semaglutide reduced major cardiovascular events by 26% in adults with type 2 diabetes at high cardiovascular risk
Novo Nordisk has announced that semaglutide, an investigational glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analogue administered once-weekly, significantly reduced the risk of the primary composite endpoint... (Medical News Today)

Low statin use in people with diabetes despite cardioprotective effects, guidelines
Nearly 2 out of 5 people with diabetes who could benefit from statin therapy to lower their risk of future heart attack, stroke and related death were not prescribed one, according to a research... (Medical News Today)

Stroke: Innovative electrical stimulation glove improves hand function
A new therapy has been developed for stroke survivors to improve hand function using a glove to send electrical stimulation to nerves in the affected hand. (Medical News Today)

Study examines risk, risk factors for depression after stroke
During the first three months after stroke, the risk for depression was eight times higher than in a reference population of people without stroke, according to an article published online by JAMA... (Medical News Today)

Obesity does not predict equal risk for all stroke types
Being overweight or obese is a well-known risk factor for stroke. However, recent research shows that this risk is not equal across all types of stroke. (Medical News Today)

Review highlights the range of negative health effects linked with red meat consumption
A new review provides a comprehensive summary of the potential negative health effects of eating red meat. (Medical News Today)

Results of trial into anticoagulants for cardioversion in atrial fibrillation patients published
Clinical trial finds edoxaban to be equally effective as current use of warfarin. (Medical News Today)

New oral anticoagulants provide same stroke prevention as warfarin but cause less bleeding
The new oral anticoagulants provide the same stroke prevention as warfarin but cause less intracranial bleeding, reports an observational study in more than 43 000 patients presented at ESC... (Medical News Today)

Late-onset asthma linked to increased heart disease, stroke risk
People who develop asthma as adults (late onset asthma) may also be at greater risk of developing heart disease and having a stroke, according to new research in Journal of the American Heart... (Medical News Today)

"Reversible" blood thinner may cut bleeding risk
In an academic-industrial collaboration, researchers have developed an antibody that blocks the formation of blood clots without triggering bleeding, a serious risk associated with current blood... (Medical News Today)

Stroke could be better predicted with biomarker discovery
Researchers find people with high levels of four biomarkers may be at greater risk of stroke, which may pave the way for better prevention and treatment. (Medical News Today)

Many stroke patients experience delays in seeking and receiving care
A new study reveals that many patients are not aware that they are having a stroke when they are experiencing symptoms. (Medical News Today)

Brain cells restored by stem cell therapy following stroke, neurological diseases
In a new mouse study, researchers demonstrate how a stem cell therapy increases nerve cell production in mice with stroke-induced brain damage. (Medical News Today)

New study shows in-transit telemedicine speeds ischemic stroke treatment
Patient evaluation by video in ambulances resulted in 13-minute faster administration of brain saving drugFor patients experiencing ischemic stroke - the leading cause of disability in the U. (Medical News Today)

Notion of 'healthy obesity' further challenged
The existence of 'healthy obesity' has been questioned by health professionals and scientists. A new study provides further evidence against the condition. (Medical News Today)

Anemia may raise risk of death for stroke patients
Stroke patients who have anemia or whose hemoglobin levels are too high may be at greater risk of death in the year after stroke, study finds. (Medical News Today)

Dementia risk increased with calcium supplements in certain women
In seniors who have experienced cerebrovascular disease, including stroke, calcium supplements may increase the risk of dementia, study finds. (Medical News Today)

Recently approved cholesterol medication not cost-effective; Could substantially increase U.S. health care costs
Although the recently FDA approved cholesterol-lowering drugs, PCSK9 inhibitors, could substantially reduce heart attacks, strokes, and cardiovascular deaths, they would not be cost-effective for... (Medical News Today)

Studying blood flow dynamics to identify the heart of vessel failure
When plaque, fatty deposits that build up on the inside of arteries, rupture and block blood flow, the results can be deadly. (Medical News Today)

Incidence of most fatal type of stroke decreasing rapidly in Finland - thanks to a decrease in smoking?
A recently published study indicates that Finland's national tobacco policies seem to be radically reducing the incidence of subarachnoid haemorrhage, the most fatal form of stroke. (Medical News Today)

Virtual world improves communication following stroke, says study
A virtual reality world called EVA Park can improve the communication of those who have impaired speech and language following a stroke, according to research by academics at City University London. (Medical News Today)

Most patients taking warfarin long-term do not maintain stable INR values
In a study appearing in JAMA, Sean D. Pokorney, M.D., M.B.A., Eric D. Peterson, M.D., M.P.H., of Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C. (Medical News Today)

Inosine treatment helps recovery of motor functions after brain injury
Brain tissue can die as the result of stroke, traumatic brain injury, or neurodegenerative disease. (Medical News Today)

Heart disease, stroke risk factors may increase in severity before menopause
The severity of key risk factors for heart disease, diabetes and stroke appears to increase more rapidly in the years leading up to menopause, rather than after, according to new research in... (Medical News Today)

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