Headlines Tagged with Stroke — 399 headlines found
Older adults who smoke have an increased risk for stroke if they experience migraines, a new study suggests.
Sep 1, 2015 Pain Medicine News
added Oct 15, 2015 13:10
More than two-and-a-half decades ago, his authoritative voice ruled the airwaves... He explains: “I have been a smoker since I was in Form Three... In 2007, while in England, Muthee suffered a stroke that left him partially paralysed on his left side and
Oct 12, 2015 The Standard (ke)
added Oct 12, 2015 21:38
Relation of Smoking with Total Mortality and Cardiovascular Events Among Patients with Diabetes: A Meta-Analysis and Systematic Review
—Active smoking is associated with significantly increased risks of total mortality and cardiovascular events among diabetic patients, while smoking cessation was associated with reduced risks compared to current smoking. The findings provide strong evide
Sep 10, 2015 Circulation
added Sep 10, 2015 10:33
People with type 2 diabetes who smoke have significantly higher risks of heart disease, stroke, and death than diabetic non-smokers, a new study shows. They also had higher risks of clogged arteries, heart failure, and reduced blood flow to the limbs.
Sep 9, 2015 Reuters
added Sep 10, 2015 10:32
The study participants were followed for an average of 11 years to see how many had a heart attack or stroke. The findings were published online July 22 in the journal Neurology. The researchers did not find an association between migraine and the risk
Jul 30, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 30, 2015 19:26
"Our findings suggest the possibility for adverse health outcomes such as stroke among nonsmokers exposed to secondhand smoke and add to the body of evidence supporting stricter smoking regulations," said lead author Angela Malek, of the Medical Universi
Jul 15, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 16, 2015 13:33
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