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What’s in a song

From the NPR series, What’s in a song:

Group Sing-alongs help a friend

For the past several years, a group of friends has gathered every week in the living room of a suburban home in Logan, Utah, to sing long-forgotten songs. 210 kata lagi

Wellness

The Eight Months That Changed Me

This was a piece of my English coursework which gives a bit of an insight to when my elderly father had a stroke when I was 17.  1.639 kata lagi

Mental Health

A New Era of Hypertension: The Updated Guidelines and How They Affect You

By Grace Bellinger, NPHR Blog Editor

Last week, during the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, the nation’s leading experts announced new blood pressure guidelines. High blood pressure is a major risk factor for heart attack and stroke, in fact it is second only to smoking as a preventable cause of these events. 525 kata lagi

Spotlights

Drugs that switch your brain into squirrel-mode may save you from a stroke

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Stroke treatments have been a tough nut to crack. So, naturally, scientists have turned to squirrels for inspiration.

In the latest cache of data, researchers dug up a drug that can essentially flip a hibernation switch in brain cells, mimicking conditions in the noggins of dormant squirrels and potentially cushioning the blow from strokes and other cardiovascular incidents. 646 kata lagi

Technology

He is Kind Unto the Unthankful

Nearly two years ago, I was sitting in an uncomfortable chair in the emergency room.  Despite the busyness of the nursing staff around me, I felt alone, and scared.  1.200 kata lagi

Cancer

WELLNESS WEDNESDAY: AFTER HER DAUGHTER’S STROKE AT 17, MOM SAYS CAREGIVING IS ‘AN HONOR’

via BlackDoctor:

Jasmine Harris had a stroke six months before her high school graduation.

It started with a headache a couple days before Christmas. The family from Raleigh, North Carolina, had spent the day volunteering so her mother, La’Wana Harris, assumed her 17-year-old daughter was just tired. 130 kata lagi

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