Women and Risk of Stroke

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Registered: 10-22-2001
Women and Risk of Stroke
Mon, 01-07-2013 - 4:59pm

Women and Stroke
Women's Stroke Risk
Symptoms in Women
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Women's Stroke Risk

One way you can improve your odds for not having a stroke is to learn about the lifestyle changes and medicines that can lower your stroke risk.

Some risk factors are the same for men and women:

a family history of stroke
high blood pressure
high cholesterol
smoking
diabetes
being overweight
not exercising

Learn more about these risk factors by visiting www.stroke.org/risk.

To Read more:...

http://www.stroke.org/site/PageServer?pagename=WOMRISK&printer_friendly=1

Another site I found...
http://anationofmoms.com/2012/02/february-for-a-healthy-heart.html

http://365daystoendingheartdisease.wordpress.com/tag/ralph-waldo-emerson/

Check it out!!!

Nightangel