Tags » Stroke

Your Facebook questions answered: How healthy is canola oil?

“How healthy is canola oil?” asks Enlightened Eater Facebook fan Gillian Mcdougall.

Gillian, many people wonder about canola’s oils health benefits, especially since rumours began circulating quite some time ago via cyberspace of its supposed dangers. 347 more words


Lowering Cholesterol Helps Stay Healthy

Cholesterol is a fatty material that gets deposited in the body and blood vessels through circulatory system. Higher the cholesterol level, greater you are at risk of developing life-threatening diseases. 606 more words

General Health

Pengobatan Stroke dengan Menggunakan Tanaman Herbal

Bila Anda ingin mendapatkan pengobatan stroke yang relatif lebih aman dan efektif, pengobatan herbal bisa Anda jadikan pilihan. Penyakit stroke merupakan salah satu penyakit serius yang cukup umum dijumpai saat ini. 497 more words

Tak Berkategori

Palliative Care & Anticipatory Grief

So yesterday the nurses stopped the majority of my Grandma’s medication and reduced her tube feed a little bit. She’s in what you would call palliative care, so now it’s all up to her when she wants to go. 572 more words

Study looks for faster, cheaper way to diagnose mini-strokes

CALGARY – Calgary researchers are trying to find a blood test capable of detecting when patients are experiencing a form of mini-stroke called a transient ischemic attack (TIA).   290 more words


Playing Around at Work

Fiona Kishundyal didn’t set out to lead a stroke survivor group at Morton Plant North Bay. A recreational therapist at the hospital, Fiona seemed to be the natural choice, but she was concerned her shyness would prevent her from being an effective leader. 430 more words

American Heart Association