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25 June 2010 1:37 AM | Tagged: nutrition examination surveys
NEW YORK Stroke rates among women in their late 30s to early 50s have tripled over the past two decades and researchers suspect a parallel rise in obesity may be playing a role. The alarming increase in obesity among middle-aged women may point to an important modifiable reason that stroke could be on the rise, Dr.Ralph Sacco, chairman of neurology at the University of Miami, Florida, who was