Stroke

 
AHA 2021 Statistical Update: Pandemic Impact on CVD Will Be "Exponential"
February 05, 2021

Heart disease, again the leading cause of death worldwide, may remain so for many years as a result of COVID-19 pandemic conditions, says AHA Update Writing Committee Chair.

Stroke Rates Rising Among US Young Adults, yet 1 in 3 Don’t Know Common Symptoms
October 27, 2020

New research shows nearly 30% of US young adults do not know the 5 most common stroke symptoms, almost 3 million are not aware of any symptoms.

Stroke Risk Nearly Triples with Dual Vaping, Combustible Cigarette Use
January 07, 2020

A new study found a significant association between increased stroke risk and dual use of e-cigarettes and traditional cigarettes-authors urging physicians to use results as a wake-up call.