- Blood clot risk lasts for 12 weeks after pregnancy Updated: Feb-13-14 12:57 pm
- Stroke risk tied to cold, humidity, weather swings Updated: Feb-12-14 11:55 am
- FDA reconsiders heart safety of common pain pills Updated: Feb-10-14 4:39 pm
- Robot doctor on duty at Ohio hospital ER Updated: Feb-09-14 11:04 am
- Penguins D Kris Letang out after having stroke Updated: Feb-07-14 1:00 pm
- Court upholds woman's medical emergency defense Updated: Feb-07-14 11:56 am
- First guidelines issued to prevent stroke in women Updated: Feb-06-14 6:12 pm
Women have a higher risk of blood clots that can cause strokes, heart attacks and other problems for 12 weeks after childbirth - twice as long as doctors have thought, new research finds.
There may be a link between weather and the risk of suffering a stroke, say researchers who analyzed climate trends and hospital records on millions of Americans.
WASHINGTON - Federal health experts are taking a second look this week at the heart safety of pain medications used by millions of Americans to treat arthritis and other everyday aches and pains.
TOLEDO, Ohio - There is a new physician's assistant in the emergency room at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, but this one is not human. A robot named Vincent by the hospital staff, or Vinnie for short, is breaking ground in medical treatment in northwest Ohio.
PITTSBURGH - Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang will be out for at least six weeks because of a stroke.
DES MOINES, Iowa - A Cedar Falls woman cannot be held responsible for an accident that occurred in 2008 because a stroke she suffered while driving impaired her vision, the Iowa Supreme Court said Friday.
Just as heart attack symptoms may differ between men and women, so do stroke risks.