New AHA/ASA Guideline on Secondary Stroke Prevention

When possible, diagnostic tests to determine the cause of a first stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) should be completed within 48 hours after symptom onset, the American Heart Association (AHA)/American Stroke Association (ASA) says

Study observes neurological and psychiatric outcomes in recovered COVID-19 patients six months post-infection

The global outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) – the causative pathogen of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) – has already claimed more than 2.96 million lives worldwide. And while COVID-19 is mild

EMA Again Reassures on AstraZeneca COVID Vaccine

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. In its review of possible adverse effects with the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has again concluded that

Six Pregnancy Complications Flag Later Heart Disease Risk

Six pregnancy-related complications increase a woman’s risk of developing risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and subsequently developing CVD, the American Heart Association (AHA) says in a new scientific statement. They are hypertensive disorders of