Home > Medical > Stroke > News News All sections in Stroke » About Stroke » All about Blood Clots » Brain Facts » FAQs » Health Tips » Life after Stroke » New Studies » Stroke News » Support » Transient Ischaemic Attack Number of stroke deaths declining in US Stroke deaths in the United States have been dropping for more than 100 years and have declined 30% in the past 11 years. Thought-controlled device gets limbs moving Scientists are testing a new thought-controlled device that may one day help people move limbs again after they've been paralyzed by a stroke. Walking may reduce stroke risk A study suggests that older men who spend several hours walking each day are less likely to have a stroke than their peers who rarely walk. Ask CyberDoc » Quiz Am I eating too much fat? » Quiz Am I eating to optimise my health? » Subscribe Newsletters » 10 salty food culprits 10 foods with hidden fat Walking may cut stroke risk in older men British researchers report that older men may reduce their risk of stroke by taking a daily walk, and that the walk doesn't even have to be especially brisk. Atrial fibrillation increases stroke risk five-fold Despite widespread fear of stroke and its devastating consequences, many people are unaware of Atrial fibrillation (AF) and its link to stroke. Despite advances stroke impacts quality of life Despite life-saving advances in treatment, strokes can shave years off of a person's life and seriously impair the quality of the years they have left. Vitamin B supplements may guard against stroke A new review shows that taking vitamin B supplements may help reduce the risk of a stroke. High tungsten levels may raise stroke risk People with high levels of the metal tungsten, which is widely used in consumer items like cell phones, are at increased risk for stroke. More young people affected by strokes Researchers say there is a trend developing in which more and more younger people worldwide are being affected by strokes and urge preventive measures. Exercise equals drugs in stroke and heart patients Exercise may be at least as effective as some drugs in reducing the risk of death in stroke patients or people with heart disease. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life.