Stroke


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Someone in the world dies from stroke every 6 seconds, and someone has a stroke every 40 seconds in the United States, federal health officials say.
 
Strokes Can Happen at ANY Age!
Beauty Bloomer's founder suffered a stroke at 36,
and her cousin at 27.





Warning Signs
It is critical to be aware of the signs and symptoms of a stroke or TIA which include sudden onset of the following:

S — Speech or problems with language

T — Tingling or numbness in your body

R — Remember or any problems with memory

O — Off balance or any problems with coordination

K — Killer headache

E — Eyes or any problem with vision

 
NSA_MainLogo_Blue_jpg.jpgNational Stroke Association’s mission is to reduce the incidence and impact of stroke by developing compelling education and programs focused on prevention, treatment, rehabilitation and support for all impacted by stroke.

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Famous Stroke Victims

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Sharon Stone

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Samantha Morton

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Elizabeth Taylor

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Grace Kelly

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Della Reese

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Patricia Neal



rx.jpgWarning!
Statin Drugs
This Massively "Over-Prescribed" Drug
is Not Nearly as Safe as You May Think

Statin drugs work by preventing the formation of cholesterol, and reducing LDL cholesterol, which is considered the "bad" cholesterol. There is no argument that these drugs are effective at lowering your cholesterol levels.However, they DO NOT treat the cause of your problem. Read more.

Are you aware of the debilitating side effects of this massively "over-prescribed" drug? 
Read More - Please!

Statins and CoQ10

The majority of people who take statins are unaware of their need for CoQ10, and physicians rarely advise their patients to take this supplement along with their statins. It's also important to supplement right from the start to help avoid debilitating side effects.Learn more.

Lifestyle is Still the Key to Lowering Cholesterol
Statins are not a license to ignore the underlying cause of your condition. Unfortunately, many people think that once they are on a statin drug, they can eat an unhealthy diet because they are "protected" from bad cholesterol. Lifestyle changes are essential for reducing your risk of heart disease, whether you take a statin or not. Lifestyle changes you should consider making include:

  • Quitting smoking
  • Eating a healthy diet that's low in fat, cholesterol and salt
  • Exercising 30 minutes a day on most days of the week


If you're following the recommended lifestyle behaviors above, but your cholesterol — particularly your low-density lipoprotein (LDL, or "bad") cholesterol — remains high (over 300), statins might be an option for you. 

Beauty Bloomer's Recommendations Are Based on Surveys 
of  
Hundreds of  Grown-Up Girls  Just Like You!

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This information should not be used for diagnosing or treating a health problem or disease, or prescribing any medication.
Always seek the advice of a qualified health-care professional regarding any medical condition.

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