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Stroke

3 Foods that Can Trigger a Stroke

October 11, 2011
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This article is from Dr. Mercolas’ website. According to the National Stroke Association, stroke is the third leading cause of death in the United States, and is a rapidly growing health threat for middle-aged women in particular. The most common type of stroke is called “ischemic stroke,” which results from an obstruction in a blood [...]

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Top 10 causes of death in the US.

June 17, 2010
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Number of deaths for leading causes of death (2006 from the CDC) Heart disease: 631,636 Cancer: 559,888 Stroke (cerebrovascular diseases): 137,119 Chronic lower respiratory diseases: 124,583 Accidents (unintentional injuries): 121,599 Diabetes: 72,449 Alzheimer’s disease: 72,432 Influenza and Pneumonia: 56,326 Nephritis, nephrotic syndrome, and nephrosis: 45,344 Septicemia: 34,234 Seems more people die from health reasons, then by [...]

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