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Type 1 diabetes associated with a fivefold increased risk of stroke

Scientists at the Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland, found that adults with type 1 diabetes are more likely to develop [...]
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One in four people over age 25 has significant stroke risk

Globally, one in four people over age 25 has significant stroke risk during their lifetime. Researchers found a nearly five-fold [...]
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Brain bleed checklist offers improved treatment hope for stroke victims

Edinburgh researchers have identified four main factors that put patients at risk of a brain bleed, in one of the [...]
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Combined blood and brain tests predict risk of stroke recurrence

A blood test and a brain scan could help people at risk of intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) Edinburgh University researchers have [...]
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Drinking wine could protect from ischemic stroke

Alcohol consumption still associated with hemorrhagic strokes Researchers have found an association between alcohol consumption and lower levels of fibrinogen; [...]
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Stroke rates decline in older people; younger people rising

Stroke rates continue to decline in the older baby boomers (people 55 and older), while more than doubling in those [...]
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New gene associated with ischemic stroke

Scientists have identified a new gene that predispose people to the risk of ischemic stroke. The research has confirmed the [...]
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