Marijuana use may raise stroke risk in young adults
Young stroke patients were about 2 times more likely to have cannabis detected in their urine compared to patients who were of a similar age, but hadn’t had a stroke.
Dystextia: Pregnant woman’s garbled text messages were a sign of a stroke
When a 25-year-old pregnant woman started sending indecipherable text messages to her husband, he knew something was wrong.
Tomato compound may cut men’s stroke risk
Data only shows an association between high levels of lycopene and lower risk levels of stroke, not cause-and-effect link.
Moderate alcohol consumption reduces a woman’s stroke risk
Half a glass of wine a day led to a 17 percent reduction in stroke risk among women.
Eating citrus lowers women’s stroke risk
The flavonoids of citrus is thought to improve blood vessel function, decreasing the the chances of developing blood clots.