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4 years 7 months ago

Walking lowers stroke risk for women

You don't have to be a super athlete for exercise to improve your health. New research released this week shows that walking significantly lowers the risk of stroke for women. The 12-year study followed nearly 40,000 women. Here's what researchers found: • Women who usually walked at a...

5 years 1 week ago

Common infections increase stroke risk

Common infections may increase the risk of stroke. Researchers at Columbia University followed over 1,600 adults who had not suffered a stroke at the beginning of the study. They were screened for five common infections: chlamydia, CMV, two strains of herpes, and an infection that causes stomach ulcers called...

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