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Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Dairy products have long been known to benefit bone health, but a series of recent studies suggest they could also reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, stroke, diabetes, obesity and...

Latest stroke Stories

2014-09-22 16:28:54

Deno to lead premier team of brain injury, stroke and amputee rehab specialists DENVER, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, HealthONE's Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital announced that Mark Deno has been named the new chief executive officer, effective Monday, Sept. 29. Deno will continue to emphasize the hospital's mission of Rebuilding Lives Renewing Hope for patients who suffer from brain injury, stroke, amputation and more. "Inpatient rehab is one of the most important areas...

2014-09-22 16:26:02

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients who were treated with a statin in the hospital after suffering from a hemorrhagic stroke were significantly more likely to survive than those who were not, according to a study published today in JAMA Neurology. This study was conducted by the same researchers who recently discovered that the use of cholesterol-lowering statins can improve survival in victims of ischemic stroke....

2014-09-22 08:28:27

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- National Stroke Association and iRhythm Technologies are observing National Atrial Fibrillation (Afib) Awareness Month with insights from a new survey evaluating public awareness of Afib. Approximately 2.7 million Americans are living with diagnosed Afib, and another 850,000 are estimated to have Afib and remain undiagnosed. Afib is an irregular heartbeat which may cause blood to collect in the heart and form a clot. These clots can travel to...

2014-09-22 08:28:25

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In observation of National Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month, a survey sponsored by iRhythm Technologies reveals that nearly half of Americans lack awareness about the primary symptoms of this common yet potentially deadly heart rhythm disturbance. Additionally, the survey of 1,013 American adults found that fewer than 20 percent of respondents could correctly identify medical conditions such as sleep apnea and diabetes as risk factors...

2014-09-22 04:21:48

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVRx, Inc., a private medical device company, announced today it secured a $15 million growth capital debt facility from Silicon Valley Bank. "Obtaining this funding significantly extends our cash availability to advance CVRx's hypertension and heart failure businesses. This growth capital will help ensure that CVRx can continue to invest aggressively in the market development and clinical activities required to deliver Barostim Therapy for these...

2014-09-18 16:27:51

CARENET Trial data presented at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) conference, September 16, 2014, showed 0% MACE at 30 Days BOSTON, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InspireMD, Inc. (NYSE MKT: NSPR) ("InspireMD" or the "Company"), a leader in embolic protection systems ("EPS"), will host a live webinar and Q&A to discuss the positive results of its recent CARENET (CARotid Embolic protection study using microNET) Trial for its CGuard(TM) Embolic Protection System (EPS) which...

2014-09-17 08:30:16

Leading Bronx nursing home, Gold Crest Care Center, offers patients and families a set of crucial stroke recovery tips to aid in permanent recovery and continued health NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Crest Care Center, one of the top Nursing Homes in NYC, offers key stroke recovery tips for patients and families looking to expedite the recovery process, prevent a future strokes and ensure continued health. As part of the company's dedication to serving the aging community, Gold...

2014-09-15 23:03:08

Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville is the first hospital in the world to enroll a patient in an international study that is assessing a new way to treat brain aneurysms. Jacksonville, Fla. (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville is the first hospital in the world to enroll a patient in an international study that is assessing a new way to treat brain aneurysms. Baptist Jacksonville is one of 20 sites globally that will be studying a device that has traditionally...

2014-09-15 23:00:29

Imaging can be a cost-effective way to identify people at risk for stroke who might benefit from aggressive intervention, according to a new modeling study published online, September 16, in the journal Radiology. OAK BROOK, Ill. (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Imaging can be a cost-effective way to identify people at risk for stroke who might benefit from aggressive intervention, according to a new modeling study published online in the journal Radiology. The study looked at people with...

2014-09-15 08:28:40

DUBLIN, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Heart Defect Closure Devices Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Heart defect closure devices are used for the treatment of several CHDs. The heart closure devices help when closing the ostium/ hole/ deficiency in the structure of the heart present in the septal walls or blood vessels that occurs in the patients with CHDs. CHD is an...


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Stroke
2012-05-02 19:35:56

Stroke is a peer-reviewed medical journal published monthly by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins on behalf of the American Heart Association. As of May 2012, the current editor-in-chief is Marc Fisher (University of Massachusetts Medical School). Stroke covers research on cerebral circulation and related diseases, including clinical research on assessment of risk for stroke, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment, as well as rehabilitation. The audience base for Stroke includes neurologists,...

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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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