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Stroke Costs To Double By 2030

The projections are not pretty for aging populations in the U.S. Already, stroke is one of the top four leading causes of death among Americans, especially...

Marijuana Linked to Increased Stroke Risk

Two new studies add to the confusion over the health effects of marijuana. In one presentation to the American Stroke Association's International Stroke...

Lack of Sleep Linked with Higher Stroke Risk

Adults who routinely get less than six hours of shut eye a night are four times more likely to suffer a stroke, compared with people getting seven or eight...

Raising a Glass a Day to Lower Stroke Risk in Women

A new study offers good news for women who unwind with a cocktail at the end of the day: light to moderate drinking is associated with lower stroke risk. The new...