Children who receive growth hormone to treat short stature or hormone deficiency may be at an increased risk of strokes caused by burst blood vessels as young adults, suggests a new European study.
A large new U.S. study finds that people who developed irregular heart rhythms during hospital stays for surgery were more likely to have a stroke later on.
Blood vessel tears that lead to strokes may be associated with – but not necessarily caused by – treatments involving neck manipulations, researchers say.
The number of Americans having strokes and the number dying following strokes decreased over the past 20 years, according to a new study.
At some health fairs, people are offered a test that screens for a buildup of plaque in blood vessels in the neck, which can be a risk factor for stroke, but new guidelines recommend against such...
A Canadian woman may have saved her own life by recording her stroke with her smartphone, CBC News reported.
According to a new analysis of past studies, people with the most protein-heavy diets are about 20 percent less likely to have a stroke than those who eat the least protein.
Eating more fruits and vegetables may reduce stroke risk by almost a third, according to a fresh look at recent evidence.