Stroke & Vascular Disorders News

Mar 18, 2020
Getting too little—or too much—sleep may be bad for the heart
Clocking 7 or 8 hours of shut eye a night seems to be sweet spot for heart health.
Mar 17, 2020
Antioxidant treatment in acute ischemic stroke may delay the onset of Alzheimer dementia
There is a considerable overlap between the oxidative stress-induced pathogenesis in ischemic stroke and Alzheimer disease.
Mar 06, 2020
Hypertension in young adulthood associated with cognitive decline in middle age
Study follows the blood pressure of dozens of people over a 30-year period.
Feb 26, 2020
Heart health problems in your 20s may affect brain health decades later
Study finds healthier heart linked to better scores on thinking and memory tests.
Feb 25, 2020
Transcranial magnetic stimulation shows promise in treating stroke, dementia and migraines
Study explores new ways TMS can be used to improve brain functionality and network connections.
Feb 04, 2020
Blood test identifies risk of disease linked to stroke and dementia
Research team finds connections between inflammation and cerebral small vessel disease.
Jan 30, 2020
Brain drowns in its own fluid after a stroke
Research shows glymphatic system goes awry during a stroke and floods the brain, triggering edema and drowning brain cells.
Jan 29, 2020
Study reveals new way to treat stroke using an already FDA-approved drug
Researchers first to report neuroprotective properties of granulocyte colony-stimulating factor.
Jan 23, 2020
Study: Young black, Latino people fare better than white people after bleeding stroke
Does race play a role in how well someone recovers after stroke?
Jan 14, 2020
Study suggests biological clock is key to reducing heart damage from radiation therapy
Findings could one day lead to improved outcomes for breast cancer patients.
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