Tag: Stroke

Heart Disease and American Heart Month

Heart Disease and American Heart Month

Heart disease moves center stage in February, the American Heart Month. The CDC reports that 1 in every 4 fatalities is caused by heart disease.

| February 3, 2013 | 2 Comments
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Heart Disease And Epigenetics

Heart Disease And Epigenetics

After spending a good amount of time researching heart disease statistics on the website for the Center For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), I thought sharing some bitter statistics about heart disease is important.  Several of the surveys are dated and I found no statistics for 2011. These statistics support the need for donors and […]

| December 10, 2011 | 1 Comments
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New Info on Strokes

New Info on Strokes

New information released on Wednesday will prove enlightening to cardiologists suspecting patients have symptoms of stroke.  Some of the news is troubling but much good news is also revealed. 800,000 Americans suffer strokes every year.  Approximately one-sixth of those sufferers die from the stroke.  A large majority of the survivors are permanently disabled. A new […]

| August 17, 2011 | 0 Comments
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