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Stroke mortality rates have fallen dramatically in the US in recent decades as a result of better treatments and prevention efforts, the American Stroke Association said in a scientific statement published Thursday in the journal Stroke.
Several key elements in systems of care can reduce stroke deaths and disabilities.
Age has little to do with how patients should be treated after suffering a stroke.
The teenage years may be a key period of vulnerability related to living in the "stroke belt" when it comes to future stroke risk.
Adults who suffer a stroke before the age of 50 are far more likely to die within the next two decades than the general population, according to a new study published in Wednesday’s edition of JAMA.
If your brother or sister had a stroke, you may be at least 60 percent more likely to have one too.
Stroke is the leading cause of death in people over 65 in low- and middle-income countries.
A genetic variant that increases the risk of a common type of stroke has been identified by scientists in a study published online in Nature Genetics today.
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