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Medical News Today: Healthy lifestyle may reduce women's stroke risk by more than 50%

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 23:00
Following a healthy lifestyle could reduce total stroke risk by 54% and reduce the risk of cerebral infarction - the most common type of stroke - by 62%, a new study suggests.

Medical News Today: Prosthetic arm controlled by brain successfully developed

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 23:00
Scientists have successfully developed a prosthetic arm that is directly connected to the patients' nerves and muscles, allowing more stability and control than ever before.

Medical News Today: Low-income adults largely support Medicaid expansion, study shows

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 23:00
A 2012 Supreme Court ruling gave states the option of whether or not to expand Medicaid coverage. A new study suggests the majority of low-income adults support expansion.