Headlines Tagged with Stroke — 383 headlines found
Licensed clinical psychologist Alicia Clark, PsyD, tells Yahoo Health that women can have difficulty speaking up when their needs are in conflict with those of someone they love, as is often the case when smokers and non-smokers live together. “Women are
Jul 14, 2015 Yahoo!
added Jul 14, 2015 10:55
[UK] How passive smoking raises the risk of a stroke by nearly a third even after adjusting for factors such as heart disease
Scientists identified a clear trend between second-hand smoke and strokes following a study involving 22,000 people over the age of 45. They found that even after adjustment for other stroke factors such as hypertension and heart disease, the 30 per cent
Jul 13, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 13, 2015 09:51
SHS exposure is independently associated with an increased risk of stroke. Future studies are needed to confirm these findings and examine the role of long-term effects of SHS exposure on stroke outcomes.
Jul 10, 2015 American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Jul 10, 2015 10:47
University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Leslie McClure, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Biostatistics, is senior author of a new paper published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine that finds exposure to SHS also increased the risk of strok
Jul 9, 2015 University of Alabama at Birmingham
added Jul 10, 2015 10:45
"Our findings suggest the possibility for adverse health outcomes such as stroke among nonsmokers exposed to SHS and add to the body of evidence supporting stricter smoking regulations. Future research will need to investigate the role of cardiovascular
Jul 9, 2015 EurekAlert
added Jul 10, 2015 10:38
[UK] Unhealthy lifestyles ‘cut lifespan by 23 years’... but you'd have to suffer diabetes, a stroke AND a heart attack before you're 40
It is estimated that the majority of these diseases are preventable by maintaining a healthy weight, taking regular exercise, eating healthily and not drinking or smoking too much.
Jul 8, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 8, 2015 16:03
The horrifying consequences of smoking increasing the likelihood of blood clots and potential strokes is the focus of a new campaign from the Stroke Association UK.
Jun 16, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 16, 2015 17:16
Stroke is largely preventable. You may be able to prevent stroke or reduce your risk through healthy lifestyle changes. High blood pressure is one of the major risk factors for stroke. Others include high cholesterol, smoking, diabetes, heart disease, ob
May 14, 2015 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added May 14, 2015 14:43
[UK] Chain-smoking takeaway addict shed 8 stone after doctors warned she would have a stroke at just 23
She smoked 20 cigarettes a day and got out of breath walking up stairs Doctors warned her blood pressure was so high she was at risk of a stroke
Apr 27, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 27, 2015 10:28
Heart patients who continue to smoke after undergoing artery-opening procedures have a much higher long-term risk of heart attack, stroke and premature death than those who quit smoking or never smoked, a new study finds.
Mar 16, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 17, 2015 12:19