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October 9, 2012

Research: If You Want to Avoid Strokes, Think Red

…prevent strokes if it’s consumed in high enough quantities. The study, which is being published today in the journal Neurology, followed more than 1,000 men for an average of 12…

June 1, 2018

New advancements in Stroke Prevention

…is the cause, but sometimes hemorrhagic strokes occur when the vessels swell and bulge or when blood vessels in the brain tangle up. For these strokes, a doctor may be…

September 22, 2013

7 Fall Risk Factors (Don’t Blame the Scatter Rug)

…Mini strokes and Vascular Disease The problem Many strokes are so small that they may go unnoticed. These mini-strokes, called transient ischemic attacks, in some cases can cause vascular dementia,…

March 1, 2016

New Technology Helps Solo Women Find Pleasure

Can you describe in detail the strokes or finger motions that you use to give yourself an orgasm? It may be harder to put into words than you think; it…

July 26, 2013

Our Love Affair with Surgery Is Killing Us

…One if five results in complications that include blood clots, hemorrhages, heart attacks, strokes, infections and death. For seniors, the rate is an astounding 43 percent. And yet rather than…

09/28/2019 | 11:00am5:00pm

Exhibit: Ed Clark

(Until October 26) Abstract forms with broad strokes of color – applied with a push broom – are the hallmarks of Ed Clark, and take center stage in Hauser &…

November 22, 2016

How Diane Abt Built a New Life as a Professional Artist

…your studio.” I love calligraphy, but I had to make it my own, I started doing gestural calligraphy — not characters, but strokes that are emotional and have a certain…

April 7, 2014

Eric Topol on the Health Revolution

…pain killer that was withdrawn from the market in 2004 due to substantial dangers of heart attacks and strokes. These days, as director of the Scripps Translational Science Institute, chief…

11/21/2019 | 6:00pm7:30pm

Radical courage and the Feminist Spirit

…with portraits of women in community. With moving and subtle strokes, McKenzie offers an homage to strong women, and individuals and as mothers. Opening Reception is at 6pm. The Gallery…

February 26, 2013

Can You Believe the Health News?

…study on the Mediterranean diet was a large, five-year clinal trial designed to show whether this diet could prevent heart attacks and strokes. And it did. So, How Can You…

January 11, 2015

Joni Mitchell is the face of high fashion – and more from the week online

…for more than 20 seconds, it might indicate damage to small vessels in your brain from silent mini-strokes – even if you have no other symptoms. Wobbly? You might want…

July 10, 2013

Explore NYC: Rowing in Manhattan

…Hudson and rest along the Jersey shore, I switch to the front. As the second starboard rower, I have to match Fabian’s strokes. At first, I’m clumsy and can’t get…

August 18, 2013

Linky Sunday: The Latest on Diet & Stroke Risk, Seniors & Facebook…

It’s Linky Sunday – put on the coffee and prepare your cursor :) We’ve gathered up some of the week’s best stories from around the web.   Strokes in the…

06/12/2019 | 2:00pm

Stroke 101

A stroke happens every 40 seconds in the US, but up to 80% of strokes can be prevented through education and lifestyle changes. Knowing the early signs, symptoms and acting…

January 9, 2014

Peggy Shaw: Making Funny Theater Out of Aging and Loss

…a big disability festival up in Toronto [The Tangled Arts Festival], and Lois and I are trying to develop motion capture workshops for people who’ve had strokes or suffer from…