When swelling and pain sidelined his marathon runs, Wallace Isaac Gaunichaux turned to specialists to uncover and treat a potentially dangerous vein syndrome.
Hypertension, diabetes, cholesterol and smoking have long been seen as risk factors for stroke. A new report says it's time we add sleep disorders to the list.
Not all strokes happen quickly. But quick action still makes all the difference.
The presence of the tangled blue veins may be more than a cosmetic question—it could indicate a quintupled risk of deep venous thrombosis.
When Gerald Peters suffered a stroke, he and his wife found care and rehabilitation close to home.
While light drinking may lessen your risk of one type of stroke, heavy drinking will increase your risk of both types.