"A big part of our Agricultural Research Service culture is cross-talking with outside researchers," says ARS soil and water scientist Patrick Hunt. "Partnerships are what we do."
The teenage years may be a key period of vulnerability related to living in the "stroke belt" when it comes to future stroke risk, according to a new study published in the April 24, 2013, online issue of Neurology.
(AP) -- When a stroke hits at 52, like what happened to Sen. Mark Kirk of Illinois, the reaction is an astonished, "But he's so young."
African-Americans and country folk outside the so-called stroke belt are at higher risk for stroke death than other populations, a large new study finds.
New research shows that residents of the Stroke Belta southern portion of the U.S. with significantly elevated stroke morality ratealso have a greater incidence of cognitive decline than other regions of the country. ...