As Pandemic Eases, Contra Costa Health Official Warns Of 'Ticking Time Bomb' On Undiagnosed Health IssuesA Contra Costa County health official said Tuesday that, despite falling COVID-19 numbers, the county could be facing "ticking time bombs" related to other health issues.
Apple Watches, iPhones Could Be Used To Detect A Leading Cause Of StrokesApple is partnering with Johnson & Johnson to reduce the risk of strokes in senior citizens.
Doctors: Hiker Found In Marin County Likely Suffered Stroke And FallDoctors believe missing hiker Robert Bennett, who was found by a search and rescue team in Marin County earlier this week, suffered a stroke and fall during his hike, according to family.
Family: Famed 98-Year-Old Richmond Park Ranger Suffers StrokeLongtime civil rights activist and writer Betty Reid Soskin, who has spoken to thousands of visitors at her weekly talks at the Rosie the Riveter Visitor Center in Richmond, is recovering from a stroke, her family said Sunday.
Study: African Americans Lower Risk For Cancer, Heart Disease With Vitamin D, Fish OilA new study looked at the long-term health benefits of fish oil and Vitamin D supplements when it comes to heart disease, and cancer and found African-Americans benefited the most.
Woman Airlifted From SF-Bound Cruise Ship After Possible StrokeA 77-year-old woman was medically evacuated from a cruise ship in Oregon waters after suffering a stroke.
Researchers Create Heart Attack Prediction ToolMedical researchers affiliated with Dallas-based UT Southwestern Medical Center have unveiled a web page designed to “calculate” a person’s risk level for heart attack or stroke.
Loretta Lynn Hospitalized After Having StrokeCountry music legend Loretta Lynn has been hospitalized after having a stroke, her publicist said Friday.
Bacon, Soda & Too Few Nuts Tied To Big Portion Of US DeathsGorging on bacon, skimping on nuts? These are among food habits that new research links with deaths from heart disease, strokes and diabetes.
Randy Travis Sings 'Amazing Grace' at His Hall of Fame InductionIt's a rare public performance from the singer, since suffering a stroke in 2013...
Decline In Heart, Stroke-Related Deaths StallsAfter years of steady improvement in the mortality rate caused by heart diseases, a new study shows that the decline has stalled.
Stroke Survivor Thanks Pilot Who Made Emergency LandingQuick action by a pilot during a flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt likely saved a passenger who was suffering a stroke when the pilot made an emergency landing in Minneapolis Tuesday night.
Marty Ingels, Comic & Husband of Shirley Jones, Dead at 79The raspy-voiced comedian, actor and talent agent who was married for nearly 40 years to actress Shirley Jones, died Wednesday following complications from a stroke...
Star Trek's Nichelle Nichols Suffers a StrokeNichols is best known for her groundbreaking role in the 60's sci-fi series...
Vice-President Biden's Son, Beau Dies Of Brain Cancer At 46Beau Biden, who followed his father, Vice President Joe Biden, into politics and was twice elected attorney general of Delaware, died Saturday of brain cancer. He was 46.