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Study: Working Long Hours Could Pose Serious Risk To Heart

Nobody enjoys the stress and strain of putting in extended hours at the office and new research shows that long days could even pose a serious risk to your heart.

08/20/2015

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Good News On Gordie

By NOAH TRISTER  AP Sports Writer DETROIT (AP) _ Gordie Howe’s family says the hockey great has made a dramatic improvement after he participated in a stem cell clinical trial. The 86-year-old Howe had a […]

12/19/2014

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Device Could Reprogram Your Brain To Eliminate Cravings

Imagine how easy it would be to lose weight if you never had a food craving again. That could soon be a reality, as researchers are working on a way to reprogram the brain and stop the craving.

10/01/2014

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Study: Potassium Can Help Prevent Strokes

A new report in the journal ‘Stroke’ says there could be advantages to having potassium in the body.

09/08/2014

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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

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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

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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

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