Researchers Create Heart Attack Prediction ToolMedical researchers affiliated with Dallas-based UT Southwestern Medical Center have unveiled a web page designed to “calculate” a person’s risk level for heart attack or stroke.
Device Could Reprogram Your Brain To Eliminate CravingsImagine 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.
Study: Potassium Can Help Prevent StrokesA new report in the journal 'Stroke' says there could be advantages to having potassium in the body.
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.
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.
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."
Report: Smoking Pot Linked To Elevated Stroke Risk In Young AdultsA 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.