Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022



Beware! Shift work can put you at severe stroke risk

June 02, 2016 8:09 pm

Shift work schedules have more severe stroke outcomes, in terms of both brain damage and loss of sensation and limb movements.

Loneliness, isolation may increase risk of heart disease, stroke: Study

April 20, 2016 1:21 pm

Analysis of the data showed that loneliness/social isolation was associated with a 29 per cent increased risk of a heart or angina attack.

Want to reduce risk of heart attack, stroke? Eat more fruits

April 08, 2016 5:54 pm

Fruit is a rich source of potassium, dietary fibre, antioxidants and various other potentially active compounds, and contains little sodium or fat and relatively few calories.

Tomato can cut risk of stroke by more than 50 per cent: study

October 09, 2012 1:28 pm

People with the highest amounts of lycopene in were 55 per cent less likely to have a stroke.

42 pct of US may be obese by 2030: study

May 08, 2012 10:38 am

An adult with a body mass index of 30 or higher is considered obese.

MSRTC driver suffers stroke while driving,dies

March 05, 2012 1:01 am

A Maharastra State Road Transport Corporation bus driver from Swargate depot suffered a stroke and died while he was driving a Pune-Borivali bus with over 30 passengers late on Saturday,near Sion in Mumbai.

Eating oranges and grapefruit 'can cut the risk of a stroke'

February 24, 2012 3:52 pm

Oranges and grapefruit protect against a "brain attack" due to anti-inflammatory properties.

Crossing legs after stroke a sign of recovery: study

October 11, 2011 12:36 pm

1 died among those who were able to cross legs as compared to 18 who couldn't cross legs

Apple and pear may help keep stroke away

September 16, 2011 12:38 pm

Risk of stroke incidence was 52 pc lower for people with high intake of white fruits and vegetables.

Modest reduction in salt intake can cut stroke risk

July 29, 2011 2:30 pm

Experts said that salt is the largest cause of stroke,heart attacks and heart failure.