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Stroke Symptoms for Women

Stroke Symptoms for Women

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Last Reviewed 02/24/2014

Discover the stroke symptoms for women, and how they often differ greatly from the traditional symptoms that men will experience when suffering a stroke.

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Filed Under: Women's Health

Recognizing a Stroke

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Last Reviewed 02/06/2014

The previous pneumonic was to think of the first three letters of the word stroke (S,T, R) and take action. The new advisory, and one that is CORRECT, is use the first four letters of the word stroke (S, T, R, O) to assess for a stroke.

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Filed Under: Heart Health

Stress is a Killer

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Last Reviewed 02/06/2014

How you handle stress can be a matter of life and death becasue when you get fired up emotionally, anything can happen.

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Filed Under: Stroke

C-Reative Protein (CRP) and Your Heart

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Last Reviewed 02/06/2014

C-reactive protein is a heart risk factor that the medical world has started to take note of. It’s a blood protein that, when found in elevated levels, may indicate a risk for heart attack and stroke. 

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Filed Under: Heart Health

The Stress-Induced Heart Attack

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Last Reviewed 02/06/2014

The sudden onset of an emotional assault such as the loss of a loved one can be so intense that it can trigger serious cardiovascular problems – including a heart attack and stroke. This has to do with the release of your body’s “fight or flight” hormones in response to stress.

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Filed Under: Heart Attack