Can stress cause a TIA or stroke?

Answer Stroke is the third-leading cause of death among Americans, according to the American Heart Association. Noise or chaos at home can negatively affect brain chemicals, potentially leading to health ... Read More »

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Can a auto accident cause a stroke?

The predisposition for having a stroke may already be there, however the auto accident could possibly trigger it. This is just a personal opinion. I would say yes an auto accident can cause a strok... Read More »

Can rotten teeth cause a stroke?

On One Hand: There Is A LinkRotten teeth have been linked to strokes. The connection with rotten teeth is tied to periodontal disease, which attacks the bones and gum around the teeth. Without trea... Read More »

Can anoxia cause stroke symptoms?

Mild anoxia or cerebral hypoxia can cause symptoms similar to those of strokes, such as poor judgment, memory loss, inattentiveness and decreased motor coordination. Serious anoxia can cause coma, ... Read More »

Can birth control cause a stroke?

Birth control pills increase your risk of stroke, reports the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The risk is greatest for women who smoke, are over the age of 35 or who have a history of... Read More »