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A 3-year-old boy had a stroke after getting nCoV

America3-year-old Colt Parris, from Missouri, had a brain stroke after testing positive for nCoV, suggesting that Covid-19 might affect the nervous system. After surgery to remove the blood clot, baby Colt Parris recovered at the Hospital for Women and Children, University of Missouri, on 24/12. Doctors hope the baby will be completely healthy as before. […]

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The culprit caused an early morning stroke

Early morning, cold weather causes blood vessel constriction, leading to high blood pressure, uncontrolled, increasing the risk of stroke, heart attack or heart failure. “The blood pressure index increases by 5mmHg, which will lead to an additional 7% of the risk of stroke”, Associate Professor Nguyen Sinh Hien, Director of Hanoi Heart Hospital, said at […]

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Early morning stroke

HanoiAround 3 a.m., the 80-year-old man woke up to go to the bathroom, met it cold, and suddenly collapsed on the spot, losing consciousness. Patients with a history of hypertension, diabetes, were taken to the emergency room by family members at the National Geriatrics Hospital on the morning of December 16 with hemiplegia. Dr. Tran […]

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Old man’s near-death stroke experience

AustraliaAfter being hospitalized for a stroke, “life” was the only idea that existed in the mind of 78-year-old Kevin Handforth. The old man, who lived alone in the suburbs of Perth, woke up on the floor of his bedroom in the early morning, completely losing feeling on the left side of his body. “I saw […]

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Stroke prevention

Examination of cerebral vessels at least once in youth is a way to detect cerebral vascular malformations, the leading cause of stroke. Doctor Nguyen Van Tuyen, Stroke Center, Military Central Hospital 108, said that to prevent the risk of stroke in both the young and the elderly, the first and most important thing is to […]

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Stroke from headache

HanoiAfter returning home from work, a 28-year-old boy suddenly felt a bit of a headache, went to bed and rested, not thinking he had a stroke. The headache intensified, he fell asleep. Two hours later, the mother got into bed and woke her son up but no reflex. The family took the child to the […]

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How to predict stroke early?

It is not possible to predict if a person will have a stroke tomorrow, but it is possible to assess early risk factors such as hypertension, diabetes. Associate Professor Nguyen Huy Thang, Vice Chairman of Vietnam Stroke Association, Head of Department of Cerebral Vascular Pathology of 115 People’s Hospital (HCMC), said many patients wonder how […]

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The ‘lure’ of the stroke

Patients with diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, cardiovascular diseases, smoking … have a high risk of stroke. The Stroke Unit, Thong Nhat Hospital, Ho Chi Minh City, intervened urgently, promptly saving the life of a 52-year-old man who had a stroke at Tan Son Nhat airport, on December 8. Doctor Nguyen Thi Phuong Nga, Head of Neuroscience […]

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Why do many young people have strokes?

Cerebral vascular malformation is the main cause of stroke in young people, besides being obese, inactive, drinking a lot of alcohol, increasing blood pressure … Good stroke cerebral vascular accident, is a condition in which the brain is seriously damaged because the brain blood supply is interrupted or significantly reduced, causing the brain to be […]