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Categories: Stroke


Report on stroke clot-removal guidelines emphasizes need for careful patient selection, care coordination


For most strokes, clot-retrieval device boosts effectiveness of drug treatment


Long-awaited stroke studies show hopeful new treatment no better than older one

1 12/18/2012

Treating Kidneys With Radio Waves May Ease Tough-to-Control Hypertension


Meditation Might Cut Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke in Blacks


Strongest Study Yet Shows Meditation Can Lower Risk of Heart Attack and Stroke

1 10/11/2012

Tomato Helps Cut the Risk of a Stroke, Study Shows


Tomatoes may help reduce stroke risk


Tomatoes May Lower Your Risk for Stroke


New Anti-Clotting Drug Bests Warfarin, Study Says