Tag Archives: Stroke

Don’t Take Hypertension For Granted

Don’t Take Hypertension For Granted

  Hypertension or high blood pressure is often called a “silent disease” because you usually don’t know that you have it, thus making it dangerous. In fact, one third of ...

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Brain Implant Senses ‘Intent’ to Move Robotic Arm

Brain Implant Senses ‘Intent’ to Move Robotic Arm

  Miami, United States – A new kind of brain implant senses a patient’s intent to move a robotic arm, offering new promise to people who are paralyzed or have lost limbs, ...

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Hand Grip is Telltale of Heart’s Health: Study

Hand Grip is Telltale of Heart’s Health: Study

  Paris, France – Testing people’s hand strength could be a simple, low-cost way to screen them for the risk of heart attack or stroke, The Lancet reported on Thursday. Canadian-led researchers ...

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Urinary Incontinence: Don’t Contain it When You Can’t

Urinary Incontinence: Don’t Contain it When You Can’t

  Millions of men and women experience urinary incontinence. Not only the condition is troubling, taking frequent breaks at work— especially during long meetings, client lunches or customer calls— can ...

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Dementia: A Public Health Priority

Dementia: A Public Health Priority

  ADULT HEALTH – Dementia is not a specific disease. It’s an overall term that describes a wide range of symptoms associated with a decline in memory or other thinking skills severe ...

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