A full night's sleep could lead to improved mood and better brain function, boosting creativity, accuracy and memory.
In rehab therapy, 35-year-old Tyrone Bell gives his all, working to regain function of his left leg and arm.
A sedentary life opens the door to all manner of health troubles—but long periods in front of the TV are especially bad.
Study: Even a modest amount of exercise lowers the odds of dying from this deadly type of stroke.
Cutting these two items from your diet could be your first step in warding off heart disease, stroke and diabetes.
Indeed it could. Genetics may one day reign supreme when it comes to proactively identifying an individual's risks.
Hypertension, diabetes, cholesterol and smoking have long been seen as risk factors for stroke. A new report says it's time we add sleep disorders to the list.
Hockey player and taxidermist Chad Kious envisions his return to the ice after having a unique surgery to remove the blood clot in his brain.
Study: These two factors make you three times more likely to die from heart disease.
Specific proteins released by a damaged heart may help doctors quickly identify patients at high risk of heart attack and stroke.
Researchers find women 60 and older are more likely to develop heart disease or have a stroke if they used antibiotics for two months or longer.
The limited mobility of stroke survivors puts them at increased risk of osteoporosis, broken bones and falls—but most are never screened for these problems.
Join our mailing list and we'll deliver our best stories to your inbox, for free!
We'll never share your email with anyone else.