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Researchers found big declines in deaths from heart disease and stroke from 1999 to 2011. (Adam Berry/Getty Images)

Study: ‘Astonishing Progress’ Made On Heart Disease

Research shows rapid decline in deaths caused by heart disease and stroke over a decade.

08/19/2014

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Study: Stroke Cases Declining in U.S.

Cardiologists welcome a new study that finds the downward trend in stroke cases is continuing across the United States.

07/18/2014

A doctor reads a blood pressure gauge during an examination. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Study: Chronic Stress Can Cause Heart Attacks

According to a new study, chronic stress may lead to heart attacks and strokes.

06/23/2014

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Yale Researcher Says Stroke Risk May Be Linked To Weather

There may be a link between weather and the risk of suffering a stroke, say researchers who analyzed climate trends and hospital records on millions of Americans.

02/12/2014

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Man Dies After Being Found In Locked Office 5 Days Following Stroke

A computer specialist had a stroke in his office but wasn’t discovered until five days later, then died at a hospital, relatives and authorities said Wednesday.

10/31/2012

State Senator Edith Prague (Courtesy her office)

Senator Returns To Capitol After Stroke

State Sen. Edith Prague has officially returned to her duties at the Connecticut state Capitol following a minor stroke in December.

01/27/2012

State Senator Edith Prague (Courtesy her office)

State Senator Hospitalized After Stroke

Veteran Columbia state Sen. Edith Prague has been hospitalized following an apparent stroke on Christmas Eve.

12/29/2011

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