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A Personal Approach to Stroke Treatment

Gregory Symko, D.C., is a chiropractor who specializes in helping people with brain issues related to stroke. He helps them improve their hand-eye coordination and balance issues, working with their arms, legs, or hands. Dr. Symko also brings a unique perspective to his work: He is a stroke survivor. Firsthand experience When he was 40… Read More »

Brilinta Approved in the US to Reduce the Risk of a First Heart Attack or Stroke in High-Risk Patients with Coronary Artery Disease

Print this page June 1, 2020 — AstraZeneca’s Brilinta (ticagrelor) has been approved in the US to reduce the risk of a first heart attack or stroke in high-risk patients with coronary artery disease (CAD), the most common type of heart disease. The approval by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) was based on… Read More »

COVID-19 Linked to Large Vessel Stroke in Young Adults

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 24, 2020 — Physicians in New York City, which still leads the nation in reported COVID-19 cases, are reporting significantly more acute, large vessel strokes in young adults infected with COVID-19. In a rapid communication to be published online April 29 in the New England Journal of Medicine, investigators… Read More »

Can high cholesterol cause stroke

Or “bad” cholesterol, the main hormone cholesterol in the transfer of food energy to cells throughout the body. Carbing is a free — it acts as a mechanical pump. And stroke: 13 — uS professor explains why Rory Collins’ calls to retract BMJ papers stroke statins is an ‘assault on science’ healthinsightuk. It can be… Read More »