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Stories with subject: Stroke
  • Study finds potential problem in more heart valve implants 
    Updated: Oct-05-15 2:09 pm

    Doctors have discovered a potential problem involving implanted heart valves that hundreds of thousands of people have received - they don't always open and close properly, possibly because a blood clot has formed that could raise the risk of stroke.

  • Study: Type 2 diabetes pill Jardiance cuts risk of death story has photos
    Updated: Sep-17-15 4:29 pm

    TRENTON, New Jersey - Jardiance sharply reduced chances of dying in diabetic patients at high risk of heart complications, a study shows, making the Type 2 diabetes medication the first shown to lengthen diabetics' lives.