Lacunar Stroke: Symptoms, Treatments, and Long-Term Outlook

Lacunar Stroke

An embolic stroke occurs when a blood clot that forms elsewhere travels to the brain via the bloodstream. Find out about symptoms, treatments, and more.

New study finds link between periodontal disease and lacunar stroke

New study finds link between periodontal disease and lacunar stroke

Can hormone replacement therapy (HRT) increase my stroke risk?

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) has been shown to increase the risk of ischemic stroke (lacunar stroke is a subtype of ischemic stroke). Although the absolute risk of complications such as stroke is relativel

Planning for a change - meal planning - British Heart Foundation

A heart-healthy version of a traditional favourite. Or just cook the meat filling and use for spaghetti, in lasagne or on a jacket potato.

Research into lacunar stroke and dementia

Lacunar stroke is a type of stroke that could be contributing to dementia. Sarah Brealey hears how Professor Joanna Wardlaw and her colleagues are tackling the problem.

Cognitive dysfunction is common in lacunar stroke patients

Lacunar Infarct Key study points: Lacunar strokes are a common occurrence in patients with vascular risk factors and can lead to a wide

Lacunar Stroke

Lacunar Stroke Guide: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options

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lacunar infarcts = small in basal ganglia, thalamus, pons ; lenticulostriate arteries, d/t HTN

Lacunar Stroke

Lacunar Stroke: Overview of Lacunes, Classification of Ischemic Strokes, Formation of Lacunes

Lacunar Stroke

Strokes can damage brain tissue in the outer part of the brain (the cortex) or deeper structures in the brain underneath the cortex. A stroke in a deep area…

Prognosis for Heart Attack Patients May Depend on What's in the Medicine Cabinet

Considering Medication for Your Heart?

Comparing Treatments for Lacunar Stroke Aspirin combined with a drug called clopidogrel is no better than aspirin alone for preventing stroke in people with a history of lacunar strokes, according to