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How baby stroke survivors' brains adapt - BBC News



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How baby stroke survivors' brains adapt 
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A study of children who had strokes as babies has found they adapted to use a different part of their brain for language. Imaging revealed language was based in the exact mirror opposite region to the normal left side area. Georgetown University ...
Babies get strokes too. Here's how their brains recover Science Magazine
Newborn Babies Can Suffer Strokes, Study Finds, & Here's How Their Brains Recover Romper
Newborn babies who suffered stroke regain language function in opposite side of brain Science Daily
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Strokes Are Unexpected And Can Happen To Anyone | Texas Public ... - Texas Public Radio



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Strokes Are Unexpected And Can Happen To Anyone | Texas Public ... 
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When blood flow to the brain is compromised, a stroke or "brain attack" can occur, causing a medical emergency. Depending on the severity of the attack, patients can experience muscle weakness, difficulties with speech, or partial paralysis ...
How a Mediterranean lunch could prevent a stroke and save your ... Mirror.co.uk

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Different Strokes: 67-year cycle broken on LPGA Tour - Irish Times



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Different Strokes: 67-year cycle broken on LPGA Tour 
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It was in capturing the KEB-Hana Bank Championship last October ? on the Korean Tour, but an event co-sanctioned by the LPGA Tour ? that Ko earned exempt status onto the US circuit which, increasingly, has become a global one. Ko's three stroke win ...

 


WHNT News 19's Al Whitaker on medical leave after series of strokes - whnt.com



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WHNT News 19's Al Whitaker on medical leave after series of strokes 
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WHNT News 19's Al Whitaker will be off the air for a while, as he recovers from a serious health issue. He suffered a series of strokes that have impaired his vision, gait, and balance. However, he's doing his best to keep his spirits high, and he says ...

 


Blacks with atrial fibrillation have significantly higher risk of stroke than whites - Medical Xpress



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Blacks with atrial fibrillation have significantly higher risk of stroke than whites 
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The study showed that nearly half of the ischemic strokes in this population (254/538) occurred within six months before the diagnosis of AF. In many cases stroke was the presenting symptom of AF. Analysis demonstrated that blacks with a new diagnosis ...
African Americans with atrial fibrillation at significantly higher risk for ... EurekAlert (press release)
African Americans with atrial fibrillation at significantly higher risk for stroke compared to Caucasians Infosurhoy

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New research will radically change response to strokes - The ... - Washington Post



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New research will radically change response to strokes - The ... 
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Advanced brain imaging technology may give doctors an additional 10 hours or more to respond to some strokes, researchers said Wednesday, a development that may soon bring major changes to the way hospitals treat one of the leading causes of disability ...
New stroke guidelines extend time frame for life-saving treatment NBCNews.com
New Findings Could Save Lives of More Stroke Patients - The New ... New York Times
More stroke patients may receive crucial treatments under new guideline Medical Xpress
Scope (blog)  -MedPage Today 
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AF-stroke relationship strongest in black patients - Healio



AF-stroke relationship strongest in black patients 
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Among patients with atrial fibrillation, black patients had increased risk for having an ischemic stroke before or after an AF diagnosis compared with white patients, according to a study published in HeartRhythm. Nearly half of ischemic strokes in ...

 


Want to shave strokes off your game? Of course you do. So, dial in your wedges. - PGA.com



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Want to shave strokes off your game? Of course you do. So, dial in your wedges. 
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Unfortunately, that's probably the second most-asked question for golfers, right behind, "How do I hit longer, straighter drives?" It should be first, though, shouldn't it? The fastest, most effective way to shave strokes off your scorecard is to dial ...

 


Press Announcements > FDA expands treatment window for use of ... - FDA.gov



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Press Announcements > FDA expands treatment window for use of ... 
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today cleared the use of the Trevo clot retrieval device to treat certain stroke patients up to 24 hours after symptom onset, expanding the device's indication to a broader group of patients. This device is cleared ...
FDA Clears Trevo Stent Retriever for Up to 24 Hours Post-Stroke ... MedPage Today
Clot retrieval device for stroke now cleared for use up to 24 hours Healio

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Largest Study Of Stroke Patients In Africa Reveals High Rate Of ... - NPR



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Largest Study Of Stroke Patients In Africa Reveals High Rate Of ... 
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The largest-ever study of stroke patients in Africa reveals a high rate of a particularly risky type of brain incident. What's the problem? And what's the solution?

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