Study: Tri-State Area Air Quality Could Raise Risk Of StrokeA new study from NYU Langone Medical Center says those already at high risk need to be careful
2 Officers Rescue Man Apparently Having Stroke On Barge In New York HarborTwo NYPD officers came to the rescue for a man who was showing symptoms of a stroke aboard a tanker barge near the Statue of Liberty this week.
Seen At 11: Device Could Reprogram Your Brain To Eliminate Cravings Imagine how easy it would be to lose weight if you never had a food craving again. That could soon be a reality, as researchers are working on a way to reprogram the brain and stop the craving.
Young Dad Thankful For Father's Day After Suffering Stroke Just 2 Months AgoA Long Island man isn't taking anything for granted this Father's Day.
Experts Question Study Downplaying Link Between Saturated Fat, Heart DiseaseAn analysis in the Annals of Internal Medicine of nearly 80 studies on the effect of dietary fats finds there's not enough evidence to say that eating saturated fat increases the incidence of heart attacks or strokes.
Dr. Max Gomez: Shingles And Higher Risk For StrokeA new study has been released by British researchers that closely links herpes zoster, also known as shingles, with a higher risk for a heart attack or stroke.
Dr. Max Gomez: High-Tech Rehab Robots Making Strides With Human ParalysisThese days robots do everything from manufacture cars and computers to disable bombs. We’ve even seen them in the operating room. Now, robots are helping paralyzed people get moving again.
Study: Airport Noise Could Take Toll On Neighbors' HealthRecent research found that high levels of aircraft noise are associated with increased risks of stroke and heart disease.
Seen At 11: 'Shadow Disease' Symptoms Could Be An Indicator Of A More Serious IllnessDoctors claim these and other chronic illnesses could be an indication that a patient is suffering from an even scarier condition known as "The Shadow Disease".
Emergency Dispatcher Praised For Spending Hours Trying To Track Down Stroke VictimDispatcher Joann Hilman-Payne took the call around 1 p.m. Monday and kept the line open until medics found the woman around 8:30 p.m.
From Intensive Care To The Prom, Teen Faced Death Several Times During Battle With LeukemiaAt the beginning of the school year Nicole was diagnosed with leukemia and suffered several near fatal medical setbacks including a run in with sepsis, two strokes, organ failure, and paralysis.
Dog Saves Owner's Life On Long IslandLast month, 49-year-old Linda Rubino had a stroke and it was an hour before her husband got home to their Rocky Point home and called 911. That was when a 9-year-old German Shepard named April came to the rescue.