Heart HealthRisk Factors

6 Ways to Cut Your Stroke Risk


What really helps

1. Keep moving

2. If you smoke, quit

3. Lose excess weight

4. Get diabetes under control

5. Curb heavy drinking

6. Treat sleep disorders



HealthAfter50 was published by the University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health, providing up-to-date, evidence-based research and expert advice on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of a wide range of health conditions affecting adults in middle age and beyond. It was previously part of Remedy Health Media's network of digital and print publications, which also include HealthCentral; HIV/AIDS resources The Body and The Body Pro; the UC Berkeley Wellness Letter; and the Berkeley Wellness website. All content from HA50 merged into in 2018.