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Long Sleep Time, Higher Stroke Risk?
"Adults who sleep more than eight hours a night may face a higher risk of stroke, a new analysis suggests. ...More
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stroke my mum 80 years of age
hi All, my mum is an Africa no hospital available but medication can be reached, she has severe weakness or...More
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Reply: My Mom
I know what younger going through. My Mom Had a stroke in November and until they finally got her medications...More
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Stroke and Dementia
My Mom 79, had a stroke in November. The doctors called it a brain bleed. Before the stroke my Mom was a little...More
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Reply: Retaining information, feeling discouraged
i'm 38 and had multiple tia's back in November. I have had some issues as well with memory but it does appear...More
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Reply: Another stroke?
A Stroke is no ones fault and you defiantly did NOT deserve it. my best advice is to change your diet to low...More
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Reply: Post-stroke symptoms from stroke in cerebellum
I had multiple tia's back in November and like you young(37) with me it was more medicine side effect then...More
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stroke victim no appetite
MY 73 yr old husband had stroke July 3rd. he had tpa and responded well, stroke was on R side .he has some...More
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I had a stroke 10 years ago. The last few years, it has gotten so bad that I can not wear a shoe on my left...More
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My older sister who is 52 had a stroke about 10 days ago and she is doing fine with speech and handwriting,...More
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Reply: Pain, cold as well as numbness on right side
Hi Norm, It is common to face depression following a stroke, so don't give up! This article about...More
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Too Much Alcohol at Midlife Raises Stroke Risk
"People who average more than two drinks a day have a 34 percent higher risk of stroke compared to those...More
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Reply: anticoagulants for managing clots and stroke preve...
Hello, While I don't have any experience with these medications, these links to each have side effects,...More
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anticoagulants for managing clots and stroke preve...
I am interested in considering Eliquis, Xarelto, Pradaxa, or the newer Savaysa as an anticoagulant to manage...More
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minocycline for stroke?
An elderlyf friend received minocycline in the emergency room when he had a stroke. He ultimately did...More
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I had a stroke about 2 years ago. I have pretty much totally recovered. The other day, I was talking on the...More
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Reply: Stroke symptom
My experience... I woke up at 2:15 in the morning on a business trip, with the specific smell of toast...More
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Can Meningitis cause a stroke years later
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10 years.......
Yesterday was 10 years for me. My daughter was 5 1/2 months old at the time of my strokes, she is 10 now...More
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Reply: stroke caused by chantix
I am also wondering if using Chantix caused my stroke. I'm 54 and used Chantix to quit smoking in 2013. I...More
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Product Design Research
Hi, I am a final year Product Design student and I am doing a research project regarding the user-centred design...More
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Wallenberg recovery
I had a Wallenberg stroke Dec. 26, 2011 at midnight. I had respiratory failure, paralyzed vocal cord,...More
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Reply: Fathers Stroke
Hello cvcasal, like you my sister had a Hemorrhagic Stroke as well in July 2014. For the most part, she was...More
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Believe I am having drug reactions to Botox Inject...
The first round of botox May 2012 I was taking melatonin to and valeran root to assist with my...More
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Reply: post-stroke depression
This slideshow has a lot of good tips on how to help your depression treatment work -- it gives advice...More
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stroke in the young and eerection problems
I had a double stroke (bled and infarct) in October 2014 with a blood pressure of 200/150 and I have...More
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Tingling feeling
I'm 40 yrs old had stroke in June this year, I am back to work but feel extremely exhausted if I work 5 days...More
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Reply: Aphasia in online friend? Advice please.
Thank you very much. He saw his family yesterday (sadly enough, it was his birthday), but I'm not sure what...More
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Reply: dad's stroke and his behavior
It was comforting to hear your response. My spouse has had 2 TAI's in the last few weeks. Since then things...More
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Did my mom have a stroke?
Hi, my mom is 74 years old. I saw mom last in July, she was normal. Over the summer, my nephew was telling me...More
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