Cerebrovascular disease; CVA; Cerebral infarction; Cerebral hemorrhage; Ischemic stroke; Stroke - ischemic; Cerebrovascular accident; Stroke - hemorrhagic
A stroke is a medical emergency. Immediate treatment can save lives and reduce disability. Call 911 or your local emergency number or seek immediate medical care at the first signs of a stroke.
It is very important for people who are having stroke symptoms to get to a hospital as quickly as...Read more
As most of you are probably aware by now, Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor has had diabetes since childhood. Ms. Sotomayor was born... Read more »
Life expectancy is perhaps the most important measure of health. It is readily comparable across countries and asks the most fundamental... Read more »
Recently, a reader made a comment about life expectancy in people who have schizophrenia. This has been a subject of considerable debate... Read more »
I read a statistic recently that if you are 52 years old and healthy that you may very well be dancing into your 90s. That got me to... Read more »