The most common proverb that we have been listening to on a regular basis is “Prevention is better than cure”. This is applicable to the prevention of stroke as well. The risk factors that are manageable in reducing the risk of stroke are simple lifestyle changes. Such risk factors can be controlled rather expeditiously to [...]
No one knows what causes brain tumors. As per research only a few known risk factors have been attributed to brain tumor. Children who have received radiation are more prone to developing brain tumor as adults. In fact it is also seen that people who suffer from neurofibromatosis have shown signs of brain tumor in [...]
Don’t panic, remove close by objects to prevent injury. Turn the person to their side. Don’t hold the person. Don’t provide water pills and food to the person until the person is completely responsive. Seek emergency help if seizure continues for longer than 5 minutes.
Vitamin E (almonds, green leafy vegetables) B Vitamins (folic acid, vitamin B12 and vitamin B6 – sources: meat, fish, poultry, egg, beans, fruits, green leafy vegetables, lentils, whole wheat cereals) Magnesium (nuts, seeds, whole grains) vitamin D (exposure to sunlight) and vitamin C (orange, strawberries, guava)
Vitamin D (sunshine vitamin) is a very essential nutritional tool as it improves the symptoms of depression and multiple sclerosis and imparts strength to muscles, nerves and blood vessels. Along with vitamin B12, vitamin D is essential for proper functioning of the nervous system. Vitamin D improves memory, cognitive functions and overall brain functions.
There are some instances wherein some people may experience stroke without having any apparent symptoms. Such types of strokes strike without any warning and without any symptoms – either they have no clear symptoms or the person having the stroke don’t realize that he or she had stroke. Anyway, such strokes can cause permanent damage [...]