Stroke Types & Warning Signs You Should Know

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Here’s a quick way to “test” someone you think may be having a stroke.

The Vitamin Deficiency That Boosts Your Stroke Risk

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Vitamin C deficiency may be a risk factor for deadly hemorrhagic stroke.

Compound in Asparagus May Ward Off Blood Clots

Rutin has been shown to reduce clot formation and risk of fatal heart attack and stroke.

Can a Banana a Day Keep Stroke at Bay?

Eating potassium-rich foods may cut stroke risk by as much as 27 percent.

Brisk Walking Helps to Prevent Stroke in Women

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A brisk walk improves vascular function in women to help prevent a stroke.

Do B Vitamins Really Help Your Heart?

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Research has produced conflicting results regarding the prevention of heart conditions.

Eat Citrus to Lower Your Stroke Risk

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Women who ate the highest amount of citrus fruit lowered risk by almost 20 percent.

Prevent Metabolic Syndrome With Fiber

Fiber Rich Foods

Upping your fiber intake decreases your risk of diabetes, cardiovascular disease and stroke.

Magnesium Reduces Your Risk for Stroke

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New meta-analysis finds consuming magnesium-rich foods could help protect you.

How Much Salt Puts You at Risk for a Stroke?

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Sodium consumption is linked to high blood pressure, but the connection to stroke is less clear.