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Device Could Reprogram Your Brain To Eliminate Cravings

Imagine how easy it would be to lose weight if you never had a food craving again. That could soon be a reality, as researchers are working on a way to reprogram the brain and stop the craving.


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Study: Potassium Can Help Prevent Strokes

A new report in the journal ‘Stroke’ says there could be advantages to having potassium in the body.


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Study: Stroke Cases Declining in U.S.

Cardiologists welcome a new study that finds the downward trend in stroke cases is continuing across the United States.


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5-Year-Old Spokane Boy Helps Save Dad’s Life

Oregon State Police say a 5-year old Spokane, Wash., boy may have saved his father’s life after his dad suffered a stroke while driving. The boy named Dax called his mother Sunday to say they needed help, but he could not provide a location.

CBS Seattle–08/19/2013

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Eric Wedge To Sit After ‘Mild Stroke’

Seattle Mariners manager Eric Wedge will not be in uniform for the upcoming series against the Minnesota Twins — instead he’ll be recovering from what doctors deemed a “mild stroke.”

1090 The Fan–07/24/2013

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Report: Smoking Pot Linked To Elevated Stroke Risk In Young Adults

A new study has found a connection between smoking marijuana – often informally referred to as “pot” or “weed” – and an increase in stroke risk for young adults.