It's estimated there'll be a 59% rise in the number of people suffering a stroke over the next 20 years, according to a study by the Stroke Association. The charity blames high blood pressure, linked...
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And for a lot of Aussies, they're preventable.
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The funnel web spider is one of the deadliest spiders in the world, but a new study suggests its venom could hold the key to a revolutionary stroke treatment. Scientists have identified a small pro...
When it comes to the way people stigmatize different body shapes and sizes, words can hurt more than just your feelings. New research suggests they may have real health consequences. People who report...
They’ve successfully completed a neuron transplant in mice.
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New studies show that this mineral can significantly help keep your health in check—especially for women.
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We know exercise reduces the risk of some illnesses, but now we know exactly how much it takes.
(Reuters Health) - People who get less than six hours of sleep a night may be more likely to have risk factors that increase their odds of diabetes, heart disease and strokes, a Korean study suggests....
At age 40, Lynette Waugh had three happy children, a husband playing cricket for Australia and an independent lifestyle. Then she suffered a devastating stroke. "The thing about stroke is it happens s...