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Sleep Apnea Linked to Silent Strokes, Small Lesions in Brain

91 percent of the patients who had a stroke had sleep apnea.

Posted Thursday, February 2, 2012

Severe, Rapid Memory Loss Linked to Future, Fatal Strokes

People who died after stroke had more severe memory loss.

Posted Thursday, February 2, 2012

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Review of Stroke Therapies in the Past, Present & Future

Ultrasound therapy offers more options for treating stroke patients.

Posted Monday, August 1, 2011


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