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Are You a Stroke Risk?

Sometimes strokes are deadly, and other times they leave a victim with physical and communication limitations. They’re always frightening, whether they strike old or young. But many can be prevented. Neurologist Brian Silver, MD, explains the different kinds of strokes and how they occur. Learn if you’re at risk...

- See more at: http://www.lifescript.com/health/centers/stroke/articles/are_you_a_stroke_risk.aspx#

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Atrial Fibrillation Linked to Stroke Risk

If you’ve been diagnosed with atrial fibrillation, you know your heart rate or rhythm is irregular. Do you also know that your stroke risk is now higher? We asked a heart expert to explain the connection between AFib and stroke...

http://www.lifescript.com/health/centers/atrial_fibrillation/articles/atrial_fibrillation_linked_to_stroke_risk.aspx

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Long Work Hours Tied to Irregular Heart Rhythm

People who typically work much more than 35 to 40 hours a week may be at heightened risk of developing atrial fibrillation, an irregular rapid heartbeat that can lead to strokes, heart failure and chronic fatigue, a recent study suggests.

http://www.newsmax.com/Health/Health-News/hours-work-irregular-heart/2017/07/20/id/802749/?ns

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