# stroke - Today’s News
# stroke - Monday 19 May, 2014
A dietary metamorphosis adopted in Finland in the 1970s has seen heart disease, some cancers and obesity levels drop dramatically. We should take note.
# stroke - Sunday 4 May, 2014
Our current model of healthcare was developed to deal with a very different world: one in which people did not survive long into old age and acute illness was the main cause of death.
# stroke - Sunday 6 April, 2014
The Irish Heart Foundation is urging speedy action from health authorities to ensure services focus on psychological as well as physical recovery.
# stroke - Thursday 27 March, 2014
Auckland Blues will “take the time to fully understand the cause of it and the implications” for Weepu.
# stroke - Monday 10 March, 2014
The Irish Medical Organisation criticised the HSE over the method that it released the information.
# stroke - Monday 17 February, 2014
A report published today did not name hospitals but a further report is due to be published by the Department of Health later this year.
# stroke - Sunday 9 February, 2014
The machines were purchased by the HSE, but only five of the 12 machines are currently being used.
# stroke - Friday 22 November, 2013
The word-finding technology was inspired when the founder’s husband survived a stroke which left him with severe expressive aphasia.
# stroke - Saturday 2 November, 2013
Plus: Exactly how many Labour Party councillors have left the party because they disagree with its policies in government?
# stroke - Tuesday 29 October, 2013
Figures also confirmed that almost twice as many women as men died from stroke.
# stroke - Wednesday 9 October, 2013
This number is likely to rise dramatically by the end of this decade, a conference on public health heard yesterday.
# stroke - Saturday 28 September, 2013
A plaque with the inscription “Margaret Thatcher 1925 – 2013″ was placed at the site where she was laid to rest in the grounds of a military nursing home.
# stroke - Tuesday 27 August, 2013
New stats on eating habits are being highlighted as part of a drive to reduce the number of heart disease and stroke victims. 10,000 people die annually as a result of the illnesses.
# stroke - Tuesday 20 August, 2013
The author died from complications arising from a stroke he had earlier this month.
# stroke - Thursday 30 May, 2013
Research has also found that the size of these risks can be predicted.
# stroke - Monday 8 April, 2013
Taoiseach Enda Kenny said he was saddened to hear of the death of the “formidable political leader”.
# stroke - Saturday 30 March, 2013
The 54-year-old reportedly suffered a stroke.
# stroke - Tuesday 19 March, 2013
The drug is currently being used to help patients recovering from the side effects of chemotherapy.
# stroke - Monday 11 March, 2013
The study of 137 showed a high prevalence of a disease that was thought to be cause by modern factors like smoking, obesity and lack of exercise.
# stroke - Tuesday 26 February, 2013
The Irish Heart Foundation said there has been a decline in the number of stroke victims getting to hospital in time to be saved.
# stroke - Wednesday 9 January, 2013
The former political editor of the UK broadcaster was hospitalised yesterday where doctors confirmed he has suffered a stroke.
# stroke - Monday 26 November, 2012
Scientists have warned that smoking can damage the mind as well as the body.
# stroke - Monday 5 November, 2012
Researchers from Harvard University said that taking vitamins makes no difference when it comes to warning off stroke or cardivascular illness.
# stroke - Thursday 18 October, 2012
The grandfather thought he was going to die when he felt the electricity surge through his body.
# stroke - Thursday 30 August, 2012
But it’s not an excuse to overeat it, warns researchers.
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# stroke - Wednesday 22 August, 2012
The family of the late Father Ted actor launched the Irish Heart Foundation’s Heart Month September campaign later today.
# stroke - Friday 17 August, 2012
New research describes the global use of tobacco an “epidemic” – with women increasingly starting to smoke at younger ages and early half of adult men in developing countries still using tobacco products.
# stroke - Thursday 16 August, 2012
Tony Nicklinson, who is paralysed from the neck down, has described his life as “pure torture” and wept as the verdict was announced.
# stroke - Thursday 12 July, 2012
Neuravi has secured the investment which will help it to hire more staff and start clinical trials on its device.
# stroke - Saturday 7 July, 2012
Waterford man Alan Corcoran ran around the coast of Ireland to raise money for stroke awareness. Here he describes his experience.
# stroke - Saturday 30 June, 2012
The 21-year-old has completed his 917-mile roundtrip to raise funds for stroke awareness.
# stroke - Tuesday 12 June, 2012
Getting under six hours of sleep can increase risk of stroke, a new study suggests. The risk is greatest for employed people of middle to older age who don’t have a history of other stroke symptoms.
# stroke - Wednesday 23 May, 2012
Alan Corcoran is hoping to raise money for the Irish Heart Foundation’s stroke awareness campaign and already has the backing of one famous sportsman.
# stroke - Wednesday 16 May, 2012
Cathy Hutchinson was able to use the arm to sip coffee, 15 years after being paralysed by a stroke.
# stroke - Wednesday 2 May, 2012
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The midfielder appeared at the Reebok Stadium for the first time tonight since suffering his heart attack.
The ex-Australian rugby player has spoken of his relief after being released from hospital following a stroke.
# stroke - Sunday 15 April, 2012
# stroke - Saturday 31 December, 2011
Irish wrestler Ciaran Gallagher talks about wrestling with the use of one arm, the inherent dangers of the sport and why people should take it more seriously.
# stroke - Monday 19 December, 2011
Dr Francois-Xavier Roux said the North Korean leader was “in a coma” when he was flown to Pyongyang to treat him two years ago.