Articles for Tag: "stroke"

Overcoming depression after stroke 
Overcoming depression after stroke
Depression can be a common side effect of stroke. Here’s what you need to know about the signs, symptoms and treatment options.
Bon Jovi fan gets new heart  Featured
Bon Jovi fan gets new heart
After having a heart transplant, a die-hard fan misses the concert but gets surprised with a gift from the band.
Randy Travis’ unexpected stroke puts spotlight on the condition 
Randy Travis’ unexpected stroke puts spotlight on the condition
Country star’s cardiac infection led to his stroke, experts say. Learn more about the condition.
Caffeinated meds may increase stroke risk 
Caffeinated meds may increase stroke risk
A new study reveals that drinking caffeinated beverages while taking medications containing caffeine could be a dangerous mix for some.
Why older people should embrace their java 
Why older people should embrace their java
According to a new study, some seniors who drink coffee may experience fewer ailments and live longer. Find out why.
Gandolfini’s death puts spotlight on heart attack risks 
Gandolfini’s death puts spotlight on heart attack risks
The world was stunned by news of James Gandolfini’s sudden death Wednesday of a reported heart attack. But experts say a growing number of younger men and women are being diagnosed with heart disease. Find out if you may be at risk.
Depression linked to stroke in middle-aged women 
Depression linked to stroke in middle-aged women
Women between the ages of 47 and 52 have twice the risk of stroke if they are depressed, says a new study.