Tuesday 21 Oct 2014

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All posts tagged mini stroke

PTSD

Mini-stroke’ may lead to post-traumatic stress disorder

A “mini-stroke” may increase the risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. Transient ischemic attack, like stroke, is caused by restricted blood supply to the brain. A TIA is temporary and […]

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Buffalo Bills at the Denver Broncos August 20, 2011

Cardiovascular issues sideline two NFL coaches

The health problems of two NFL coaches highlight the importance of taking care of yourself, especially in high-stress jobs. Denver Broncos coach John Fox had heart surgery Saturday and Houston Texans

Simple Science

SimpleScience@Heart: Sweating during workouts may help reduce stroke risk

Breaking a sweat during your workouts may reduce your risk of stroke. Researchers found that people who exercised intensely enough to sweat at least four times per week were