Articles for topic: stroke
How to Cut Your Odds of a Stroke
Although women have a lower risk of stroke during middle age than men, menopause is when many women develop cardiovascular risk factors, and during the 10 years after menopause, the risk of stroke roughly doubles in women.
Are Any Of These Killing Your Sex Drive?
Libido can be tricky to get right, but there are some factors you may not have considered.
Top Cancer-Fighting Foods
Staying healthy is all about the right diet and lifestyle, so these are great choices to help you do that.
10 Warning Signs Of A Stroke – And How To Minimise Risk
80% of strokes occur in women and the risk increases at menopause. Look for the warning signs, and learn what you can do to protect yourself.
How To Reduce Your Odds of a Stroke
Risks for heart attack and stroke increase at menopause, so here are ways to help.
Menopausal Women on Antidepressant May Have Increased Risk of a Stroke
As more women are being taken off HRT, many are given antidepressants to help with symptoms, but a simpler, more natural solution lies in getting your hormone balance right.
What Women Need to Know About Strokes
Every year, strokes kill twice as many women as breast cancer. What’s more, women can have different stroke symptoms than men.
Why Are Women At Higher Risk For Stroke Than Men?
As someone who has suffered a TIA, I have more than a passing interest in stroke risk but I didn’t realise how much difference simply being a woman made.