For healthy fats, omega-3 fatty acids are some of the best. Fish oil supplements offer the nutrient, but could a tiny sea creature provide a better alternative? Dr. Manny talks with the author of ...
After suffering a stroke in December, a 4-year-old Detroit girl is learning to walk again, My Fox Detroit reported.
Many stroke patients have a new treatment option-- if they seek help fast enough to get it. New guidelines endorse using a removable stent to open clogged arteries causing a stroke.
Following a first stroke, older, poorer and less educated patients may have lower odds of getting clot-busting drugs to help prevent another blockage of blood to the brain, a Swedish study suggests.
Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer's disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption that it's just because they tend to live longer than men.
Longtime news anchor Larry Stogner always made a point to raise money for difficult medical conditions, but little did he know he would one day be diagnosed with one.
A new study suggests a relatively easy way to gauge whether people are more likely to wind up with an Alzheimer's diagnosis as far as 18 years down the road: memory and thinking tests.
A study underway at 50 U.S. hospitals is taking an alternative approach in investigating how to slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease— a condition that affects an estimated one in nine people...
State laws have played a big part in boosting the number of hospitals where specialized stroke care is available, a new study shows.