10 factors to predict bleeding risk in stroke survivors

New method may aid doctors in assessing harms, benefits of anti-clotting drugs.

August 12, 2017 0

Protein deposits may play role in type 2 diabetes

Injections in mice led to symptoms of the disease.

August 11, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘They make you feel like you’re somebody’

A stroke victim's newfound love of painting helped her reclaim strength and self-confidence.

August 9, 2017 0

Stopping statins after stroke may raise risk

Large study serves as warning for survivors who are prescribed cholesterol-lowering meds.

August 9, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

A silver lining

Heart transplant recipient and competitive swimmer Fred Nelis makes a formidable showing on the world stage in Spain.

August 8, 2017 3

‘Diet foods’ to skip

Lighten up on these substitutes.

August 7, 2017 0

Walk the dog, gain health

Even in bad weather, seniors get about 30 minutes of daily activity by taking care of their pet.

August 4, 2017 0

Teaching an old brain new tricks

Explore these do's and don'ts for optimal brain health.

August 3, 2017 0

Own your future

Every strong plan starts with a goal. Begin today to be the person you want to be tomorrow.

August 1, 2017 0

Soda pop with that burger? Not a good idea

Experts explain how high-sugar drinks, when combined with protein, trigger extra fat storage.

July 30, 2017 0

Can’t get to the gym? Work out in your office!

Enjoy these simple exercises to boost fitness and lift you out of your chair.

July 28, 2017 0

Dozens of potential Alzheimer’s meds in the pipeline

Last new drug for the memory-robbing disease was introduced in the United States in 2003.

July 24, 2017 0