Stroke risk test

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469720 tn?1388146349 Stroke Risk Factors Some stroke risk factors are hereditary. Others are a function of natural processes. Still others result from a person's lifestyle. You can't change factors related to heredity or natural processes, but those resulting from lifestyle or environment can be modified with the help of a healthcare professional. Fortunately, most risk factors are under our control What risk factors for stroke can't be changed?
Avatar m tn Calcium boosts risk of heart attack, stroke for women, study finds
745759 tn?1232870315 Today i find out i have had a stroke some time between DEC 8th mri and DEC 30th mri and that kinda scared me and now they say also that an angiogram might be masked for results cause dr put me on the steroids started givimg me blood thinners did a trans echo cardiogram with bubble test
Avatar m tn The study included 40 healthy men, between the ages of 55 and 70, who had no heart disease risk factors. Ten of the men had never exercised for more than two hours a week. The remaining 30 had exercised for at least seven hours a week for more than five years, either beginning before age 30 or after age 40. Their regular exercise involved either cycling or running.
Avatar n tn Agree to test cholesteral based on history of stroke symptoms
750683 tn?1311856959 Test went well babay is not at risk!
Avatar n tn No MT. Blood test. Pool Xmas party Steve Yana. Med Poo. Sun burn. Maybe sun stroke.
Avatar f tn My husbandf took me to the hospital and after ct scans and MRI I was told I had a stroke. I fel blessed tho, I ahve no lasting affects accept bouts of being dizzy and headaches. I am frustrated tho because my questions have not been answered. Why did I have this. My cholesteral is ok, my arteries are ok. The doctors don't have any answers. Ok I do need to lose 20lbs well now 10 and my blood pressure was borderline which I am taking medication for.
Avatar m tn The reason I am worried about the accuracy of the PFO is that an ASA or PFO alone are seemingly not a stroke risk, but together the are a risk... Thanks!
Avatar f tn Worried about dads test results. Working from home. Issues with IT. Then good after dads results are cleared of no stroke.
Avatar m tn yes, you've mentioned that more than once. it doesn't matter if there was "no stroke" or not, still a risk. no matter any info or question, you had a risk. of you're concerned, take a 4th gen duo test at 28 days.
Avatar n tn My doctor asked that I start taking 325mg asprin daily and return for a second MRI/MRA in six months. The nerologis said I was at no risk of stroke in his view but indicated that he felt continued vigilance was warranted. I continue to have undiagnosed dizziness which both specialists indicate is non-specific and undiagnosed. I have signficiant stroke family history so am sensitive to the potential of a future stroke due to this condition.
Avatar m tn While doctors can tell you if you have common risk factors for stroke (high blood pressure, smoking, clogged arteries, etc,), they cannot predict that you will have one. I am so sorry for your mothers difficulties. Stroke is more likely to cause dementia than dementia is to cause a stroke, but both are vascular related issues.
Avatar n tn The rsik of stroke is higher when in Afib than when not. However, for true statistics, i recommend you look on the american heart association website under their entry for a-fib. Being on blood thinner is the right course of action. Talk to a professional about the true risk differential. Best wishes.
7010575 tn?1387025394 If your cholesterol is too low, you increase your risk of depression, stroke, violent behavior, suicide, cancer, hemorrhagic stroke.
1301836 tn?1305621815 ok so im on the way to my gp practise to renew my inhalers when i get a phonecall from my youngests school. It seems a child in her class has hand, foot and mouth disease (not to be confused with foot and mouth in animals) and that i could be at risk! so i ask at the surgery and they say they'll have to let me know, but as my youngest has a low immune system and picks up everything that i could in fact catch it from her!
Avatar m tn Get your offspring tested for any chromosomal defect via NACE, a safe, risk-free, and noninvasive chromosomal examination. It is recommended for both high-risk and low-risk pregnancy women. Give us a call and we will come to collect the mother’s blood sample. That’s all we need to detect complex genetic issues like Down ’s syndrome, Patau’s syndrome and Edward’s syndrome.
Avatar m tn My aunt aged 70 is hospitalised due to brain stem stroke and is in ICU. She is yet to regain the consciousness and is still on ventilator. Doctors have stated that there is very little improvement. As of now she lost her limb movements, swallowing capacity and eyelid movements. Though she is chronic diabetic and had bye pass surgery six years back her major organs are functioning normally. It is not clear how long she will be like this. At what point of time recovery process will set in?
1092670 tn?1257765030 i have the same pains today has i have had the last 17 months pain right side head to toe knee groin froot pain constant left leg and right leg go numb after short walks and sitting to long.
1110049 tn?1409402144 When I had a stroke on 17th June my face dropped on one side. i had a bleed on left side of my brain. My left side is weak and I find talking difficult. I was taken to hospital straight away, and spent nearly two weeks there. That was 8 weeks ago. i have been struggling. My speech hardly improved, and now i have lost my voice, but that may not be due to the stroke. my walking not too bad, but cannot use my left arm and hand.
Avatar n tn I also have frequent bouts of A-fib and a PFO. Have been told I am high stroke risk. I also have a pacemaker. Cardio has me on amiodarone, coumadin and others. Neuro. doc has me on mysoline. When I became dizzy it was surrounded by about 2 wks. of very bad a-fib and very low INR level (below theraputic). At the time I saw my neuro. I did not make any connections between the 2, and did not mention this. I am scheduled for a BAEP soon. My neuro.
Avatar n tn s concerned the side effect of heart palpatations may cause another stroke) and am at high risk for osteoporosis. I am concerned though because I am blind in one eye am suspect for glaucoma in the other and having some trouble with my good eye now. I physically recovered from my stroke very quickly but continue to have problems with memory, concentration and fatigue that is not constant yet regular. I previously attributed those to my stroke but am now concerned its due to my thyroid.
Avatar f tn We support stroke survivors. We offer stroke information and encouragement. Our goal through this grant is to help save lives. My name is Vanessa and I am helping with a grant project awarded to Gulfport Memorial Hospital in Gulfport Mississippi. I have had 2 family members suffer from stroke and wish to help others affected by or at risk to be affected by this horrible disease. Learn more about the grant here: Thank you for your interest and support!