Stroke

The Stroke Center at Saint Francis Medical Center has been reaccredited by The Joint Commission through 2013. For more information, visit here

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Stroke

The more you smoke, the greater your chances of developing a common heart rhythm disorder that increases your risk of stroke and early death, researchers say.

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Much of the United States has been sweltering in triple-digit heat this week, but new research finds outdoor workers can suffer fatal heat stroke from temperatures that only reach the high 80s.

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Sickle cell disease increases the risk of stroke for African Americans -- but recent research shows carrying the genetic trait for sickle cell doesn't.

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Christa Murphy was in the bathroom getting ready for work, yet the routine wasn't going like it should.

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Black and Hispanic Americans have a much higher risk of a second bleeding stroke than whites, and more research is needed to find out why, a new study suggests.

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Treating stroke survivors' blood pressure more aggressively might prevent a substantial number of deaths, a new study estimates.

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