Latest minor stroke Stories

2010-04-17 15:23:05

More than two-thirds of patients in a British study were unaware they suffered a minor stroke and almost one-third delayed seeking medical attention for more than 24 hours.

2010-02-24 11:06:18

Nearly four in 10 transient ischemic attack (TIA) and minor ischemic stroke patients may experience mental impairment, according to a study presented at the American Stroke Association’s International Stroke Conference 2010.

2005-12-19 11:27:43

By Ori Lewis JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon rested in hospital on Monday after a minor stroke that raised questions over his political future, but doctors said he should recover fully.

2005-12-19 02:03:56

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's condition has improved after he was hospitalized for a minor stroke and he may make a statement later on Monday, an aide said. "There was a big improvement in his condition. He was walking around. He was joking.

2005-12-18 13:42:39

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon suffered a minor stroke on Sunday, Israeli television stations reported. Sharon, 77, was brought unconscious to Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem's Ein Karem quarter. He was carried in on a stretcher.

2005-12-18 15:02:10

By Jeffrey Heller JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, battling for re-election after spearheading a Gaza pullout, suffered a minor stroke on Sunday and was rushed to hospital, where doctors said he was in stable condition. "The prime minister is conscious.