Attention network plays key role in restoring vision after brain damage

Attention network plays key role in restoring vision after brain damage

The original article first published on ScienceDaily.com About one third of patients who have suffered a stroke end up with low vision, losing up to half of their visual field. This partial blindness was long considered irreversible, but recent studies have shown that...

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Stroke doubles dementia risk, concludes large-scale study

Stroke doubles dementia risk, concludes large-scale study

The original article published at ScienceDaily.com People who have had a stroke are around twice as likely to develop dementia, according to the largest study of its kind ever conducted. The University of Exeter Medical School led the study which analysed data on...

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‘Good cholesterol’ may not always be good

‘Good cholesterol’ may not always be good

Published on ScienceDaily.com Postmenopausal factors may have an impact on the heart-protective qualities of high-density lipoproteins (HDL) -- also known as 'good cholesterol' -- according to a study led by researchers in the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School...

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Stroke Action Plan for Europe