Last Updated: Saturday, October 26, 2013, 12:07
A team of researchers has taken an important step towards a treatment for stroke, caused by a blood clot blocking a blood vessel in the brain, using stem cells.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 19:52
US doctors have successfully vacuumed a deadly two-foot blood clot out of a 62-year-old patient`s heart to save his life.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 14:06
Researchers found the risk of stroke was 35 percent higher in those with mild hypertensive retinopathy and 137 percent higher in those with moderate or severe hypertensive retinopathy.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 02, 2013, 12:41
Thousands of stroke patients could cut the risk of severe repeat attacks by popping a clot-busting pill and an aspirin every day
Last Updated: Saturday, February 02, 2013, 10:07
People having an ischemic stroke should receive a clot-busting drug up to 4-5 hours after their symptoms begin, according to new guidelines from the American Heart Association.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 05, 2012, 15:22
A once-a-day drug that could revolutionise treatment for patients with Type 2 diabetes has been discovered by scientists.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 26, 2012, 14:02
Passive smoking can increase platelet activation in healthy people leading to formation of blood clots which can damage many organs including the kidneys, heart and brain.
Last Updated: Friday, August 17, 2012, 19:00
The Drug Controller General of India has cleared a bio-therapeutic clot-buster drug for phase-one human clinical trials, a statement said Friday.