Tag Archives: Stroke

Shannen Doherty, Luke Perry's 90210 Costar, Reacts to News of His Stroke

Actress Shannen Doherty is sending Luke Perry her best wishes after the actor suffered a massive stroke on Wednesday. The two co-starred on the classic ’90s TV series Beverly Hills: 90210. Paramedics reportedly rushed Perry to the hospital after responding to his home in Sherman Oaks, California, around 9:40 a.m. The actor, currently known for… Read More »

How High Is Your Stroke Risk?

Chances are good that as you go about your daily life, of all the things that might cause you worry, having a stroke is not one of them. Unfortunately, it appears that the likelihood of suffering a stroke could be quite a bit higher than many other potential problems that might be on your mind.… Read More »

Even a Little Weight Training May Cut the Risk of Heart Attack and Stroke

Despite the muscle-building, flab-trimming and, according to recent research, mood-boosting benefits of lifting weights, such resistance exercise has generally been thought not to contribute much to heart health, as endurance workouts like jogging and cycling do. But a study published in October in the journal Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise provides evidence for… Read More »