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Stroke Symptoms And Risk Factors Unique to Women
By Jeff Hayward Women

Stroke Symptoms And Risk Factors Unique to Women

Strokes can be life threatening (and are usually at least life changing), and they strike both men and women — although, according to Harvard Medical School, they affect women a bit more than their male counterparts. Let’s take a closer look at 12 stroke symptoms that typically only women will experience during (or after) a stroke.

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6 Treatments to Expect During Stroke Rehabilitation
By Jeff Hayward Your Health

6 Treatments to Expect During Stroke Rehabilitation

A stroke can be devastating, but luckily in many cases the patient makes a full recovery. However, that process can take awhile – in fact in some cases, in can be a lifetime of getting better. However, if you’ve had a stroke, you should have realistic expectations, and knowing more can help you rebound faster. […]

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Taking Antidepressants and Painkillers Could Raise Risk of Stroke
By ActiveBeat Author Trending Health News

Taking Antidepressants and Painkillers Could Raise Risk of Stroke

A new study finds that mixing common painkillers–such as ibuprofen–with antidepressant medication can lead to stroke. The study, which was led by Ju-Young Shin and a team of researchers from the Korea Institute of Drug Safety and Risk Management, was based on an examination of South Korea’s national health database, which contains medical information related […]

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