stroke

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Diet can lower heart failure risk

Diet can lower heart failure risk

Diet can lower heart failure risk

Reduce your risk of heart failure by adhering to the DASH diet.

Live longer on this diet

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Live longer on this diet

Research finds the key to a reduced incidence of heart attack, stroke and diabetes.

Tackling Australia’s biggest killers

Tackling Australia’s biggest killers

Tackling Australia’s biggest killers

A new national action plan will tackle heart disease and stroke.

What is a silent stroke?

What is a silent stroke?

What is a silent stroke?

Some people have strokes without realising it. They're called silent strokes.

The diet that lowers your stroke risk

The diet that lowers your stroke risk

The diet that lowers your stroke risk

A Mediterranean-style diet may reduce stroke risk in women over 40.

Common medicine doing you harm

Low-dose aspirin medicine doing older Australians harm

Common medicine doing you harm

Many older people taking low-dose aspirin may be doing themselves harm.

Stroke can double dementia risk

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Stroke can double dementia risk

A history of recent strokes more than doubles the risk of dementia, study finds.

Cut your odds of a stroke

Cut your odds of a stroke

Cut your odds of a stroke

There are various ways in which you can significantly lower your stroke risk.

Drinking habit could shorten life

Drinking habit could shorten life

Drinking habit could shorten life

Alcohol associated with a higher risk of stroke, fatal aneurysm and heart failure.

Sleep issues linked to heart attacks

Sleep issues linked to heart attacks

Sleep issues linked to heart attacks

Common sleep issue raises your risk of heart attack by 99 per cent and stroke ...

Can this fruit prevent heart attacks?

Can this fruit prevent heart attacks?

Can this fruit prevent heart attacks?

Eating one of these two fruits per day can decrease the risk of heart attack ...

How to prevent a stroke

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How to prevent a stroke

Understanding the risk factors and some minor lifestyle changes could help prevent a new or ...

Breakthrough for stroke patients

Breakthrough for stroke patients

Breakthrough for stroke patients

University of Adelaide scientists have a new method of treating stroke patients.

Sweeteners linked to dementia

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Sweeteners linked to dementia

New study discovers link between sugar-free drinks and dementia.

Five deadliest diseases for women

Woman With Diabetes

Five deadliest diseases for women

We know the two big killers for women, but what else should be on your ...

Blood type linked to heart attack/stroke

Blood type linked to heart attack/stroke

Blood type linked to heart attack/stroke

Your blood type may influence your likelihood to have a heart attack or stroke.

Diet drinks may increase stroke risk

Diet drinks may increase stroke risk

Diet drinks may increase stroke risk

Drinking at least one diet soft drink per day may increase your risk of stroke ...

Spiders could save you from stroke

Funnel-web spider venom could provide stroke protection

Spiders could save you from stroke

The venom of funnel-web spiders may one day be used to treat stroke patients

Reduce your risk of stroke

Blackboard with word stroke and stethoscope

Reduce your risk of stroke

Described as a ‘brain attack’, a stroke can happen to anyone at any time.

What’s your body fat telling you?

Woman holding flabby bicep with cutout

What’s your body fat telling you?

The placement of your body fat can reveal hidden truths about your health.

Hope for young stroke survivors

Hope for young stroke survivors

Hope for young stroke survivors

One in every four strokes now occurs to people aged 65 years and under.

Should you heed all health advice?

Should you heed all health advice?

Should you heed all health advice?

Older Australians could be doing more to safeguard their health.

Online tool for stroke recovery

Online tool for stroke recovery

Online tool for stroke recovery

A new free online tool has been created to help stroke survivors drive their own ...

Stroke stats in your postcode

Stroke stats in your postcode

Stroke stats in your postcode

For the first time the full impact of stroke in Australia has been revealed.

Citrus reduces risk of stroke

Citrus reduces risk of stroke

Citrus reduces risk of stroke

A new study has found that eating citrus may reduce your risk of haemorrhagic stroke.

Quick way to recognise a stroke

Quick way to recognise a stroke

Quick way to recognise a stroke

This quick and easy stroke indicator is a good place to start.

Risk after stroke

Stroke survivors suffer unnecessarily

Risk after stroke

300,000 Australians are struggling to access the help they need following a stroke

Heart attack risk rises with BMI

Heart attack risk rises with BMI

Heart attack risk rises with BMI

A new Australian study has linked increases in BMI to cardiovascular disease risk.

How to easily recognise a stroke

How to recognise a stroke

How to easily recognise a stroke

Learn how to recognise and deal with a stroke

Should all people over a certain age take aspirin?

Should all people over a certain age take aspirin?

Should all people over a certain age take aspirin?

Does taking aspirin help to prevent heart disease and strokes?

Flu vaccine reduces risk of heart attack

Flu vaccine reduces risk of heart attack

Flu vaccine reduces risk of heart attack

A new study has shown that getting a flu shot may reduce your risk of ...

Blood pressure for dummies

Blood pressure for dummies

Blood pressure for dummies

To find out if you are at risk, why not read Rachel’s simple guide to ...

How can you provide for those who are vulnerable?

How can you provide for those who are vulnerable?

How can you provide for those who are vulnerable?

Address your unique considerations.

Disability Support Pension or Carer’s Payment?

Disability Support Pension or Carer’s Payment?

Disability Support Pension or Carer’s Payment?

Which payment is more financially supportive?

What is a stroke?

What is a stroke?

What is a stroke?

A stroke occurs when a blood clot blocks a blood vessel or artery, or when ...

How to recognise a stroke

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How to recognise a stroke

Immediate medical attention after a stroke can save lives and reduce the risk of permanent ...

Preventing inflammation

Preventing inflammation

Preventing inflammation

What do heart disease, diabetes, Alzheimer's, stroke and cancer all have in common?

How safe is your cholesterol medication?

How safe is your cholesterol medication?

How safe is your cholesterol medication?

Statins, medication prescribed to people at high risk of heart attack or stroke, have ...

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