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Stress linked to ischemic strokes

Stress linked to ischemic strokes

Skin disease psoriasis associated with cardiovascular disease and increased mortality

Skin disease psoriasis associated with cardiovascular disease and increased mortality

More patients needed in clinical trials to find treatment for patent foramen ovale (PFO)

More patients needed in clinical trials to find treatment for patent foramen ovale (PFO)

Isoflavone dietary supplement improves the functioning of the arteries in stroke patients

Isoflavone dietary supplement improves the functioning of the arteries in stroke patients

Magnetic resonance imaging better than computed tomography for the detection of acute stroke

Magnetic resonance imaging better than computed tomography for the detection of acute stroke

Alteplase for appropriate stroke patients is safe and effective

Alteplase for appropriate stroke patients is safe and effective

High hourly air pollution levels more than double stroke risk

High hourly air pollution levels more than double stroke risk

Strokes more likely to occur early morning and early evening

Strokes more likely to occur early morning and early evening

Stroke damage may be reversible

Stroke damage may be reversible

High blood pressure is higher in many Asian countries than in Australia

High blood pressure is higher in many Asian countries than in Australia

Largest ever study of smoking in the Asia Pacific region

Largest ever study of smoking in the Asia Pacific region

People who have had a minor stroke have a 43% chance of another stroke or vascular event within 10-years

People who have had a minor stroke have a 43% chance of another stroke or vascular event within 10-years

Hormone replacement therapy associated with increased risk of stroke

Hormone replacement therapy associated with increased risk of stroke

Migraine sufferers are twice as likely to suffer a stroke than those who don't experience migraines

Migraine sufferers are twice as likely to suffer a stroke than those who don't experience migraines