Respiratory Disorders During Sleep Triggers Stroke

Sleep Apnea is a disorder that causes breathing difficulties and even causes a person to suddenly stop breathing during sleep. This condition is known to increase high blood pressure, cause heart failure, stroke, and sleepiness during the day. A...

Know the Sudden Symptoms of Stroke in Women

A stroke, or cerebrovascular accident (CVA), is the rapid loss of brain function(s) due to disturbance in the blood supply to the brain. This can be due to ischemia (lack of blood flow) caused by blockage (thrombosis, arterial embolism),...

Soda May Trigger Stroke

Consumption of soft drinks or soda had long been known to provide negative impacts for the human health. In a previous research it was even known that soft drinks causes aggressiveness in teenagers. Well, clinical researchers from the Institute...

Menthol Cigarette Smokers Are More At Risk of Stroke

Of course, no type of cigarettes are good for your health. But a new research showed that menthol cigarette smokers are more at risk of suffering stroke when compared to non-menthol smokers. Menthol cigarettes are most popular in women....

Beware of the Early Symptoms of Stroke

Many people realize too late that there are problems in their body health. They generally will realize the existence of  health problems after their conditions are in a severe level, which often leads to fatal. Stroke, for example. Many...

Vehicle Fumes Increase Risk of Stroke

Motor vehicle fume contamination not only makes a city look deirty. The condition is also the potential to cause various health problems for its citizens. And, those who do their activities near the source of pollution is the most...

Male Sex Hormones Reduce Stroke Risk

The testosterone hormone is known to be responsible on a man’s sexual health. This hormone appears to have other benefits. Men who have high testosterone levels are less likely to suffer a heart attack or stroke in an old...

Marriage Reduce Risks of Stroke?

A Tel Aviv University study has recently revealed another benefit of marriage. The study presented in the American Stroke Association’s International Conference concluded that marriage could reduce the risk of stroke. “There is tremendous power of love in a...

Eat Three Bananas a Day to Avoid Stroke

Bananas have a lot of benefits for human health. Besides its ability to lower blood pressure and recover stamina, potassium contained in bananas can also reduce the risk of stroke. According to scientists from the University of Warwick, UK...

Diet Sodas Can Increase Stroke Risks

Many people who likes consuming soda drinks prefer diet soda drinks because the low sugar content is considered healthier. But according to a study presented earlier this month at the International Stroke Conference by the American Stroke Association in...

Risk of Stroke and Heart Attack Increases in the Morning

Blockage of blood vessels that trigger strokes and heart attacks can occur at any time, but early morning is the most vulnerable time. In the morning, the blood to the heart are more susceptible to clotting and leads to...

Turmeric Can Regenerate Brain Cells After Stroke

Turmeric is one of a culinary spice known to have many health benefits. A recent study showed that turmeric can regenerate brain cells after stroke. Turmeric is known to have curcumin molecular compound, a yellow pigment derived from Curcuma...

Lack of Sleep Increase Risk of Stroke and Heart Disease

Staying up late is not good for health. Moreover if it is done continuously. Not only does it damage the body, it turns out that continuous sleep deprivation can get people closer to death. Researchers at the University of...

Soda Increases Risk of Stroke

Those who likes to consume soda drinks, moreover if they consume it every day, should be careful. Soft drinks are well known to have bad effects on health. One recent study showed another bad effect of soda for health,...

Traffic Noise Causes Stroke in Elderly People

Exposure to loud noise can cause a stroke in the elderly. According to a research by the Institute of Epidemiology Cancer Society in Copenhagen, Denmark , exposure to noise traffic which is very loud is associated with stroke in...

HIV Patients Are At High Risks of Stroke

The incidence of stroke continues to increase in people with HIV. Experts suspect anti-viral drugs consumed by people living with HIV lead to stroke risk. No direct link between HIV treatment to the case of stroke have been found,...

Survey: Women More Often Experience Stress Than Men

A study showed that women are two times more likely to experience stress than men. The research also mentioned that one of seven British women experience severe stress. The experts in the research added that the extraordinary stress can...