Stroke

 
Study: Same Risk Factors for Stroke Found in Both Young and Older Adults
March 18, 2021

Preliminary findings being presented at the International Stroke Conference 2021 show some of the same risk factors associated with stroke in older adults also cause stroke in younger adults.

Adding Icosapent Ethyl to Statin Therapy Cuts Stroke Risk, Analysis of REDUCE-IT Trial Finds
March 17, 2021

International Stroke Conference 2021: A new analysis of the landmark REDUCE-IT trial found that adding icosapent ethyl to treatment regimens that already include statins further reduces stroke risk.

Risk of Depression Significantly Higher after Stroke vs Heart Attack
March 12, 2021

Stroke patients are nearly 50% more likely vs heart attack patients to develop depression, according to new research being presented at the upcoming International Stroke Conference.