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Experimental Blood Thinner May Help Prevent Stroke, Without the Bleeding Risk

THURSDAY, April 18, 2019 — Researchers say an experimental stroke drug prevented blood clots without the typical side effect of blood thinners: increased bleeding risk. Bleeding is a common and potentially dangerous side effect of current anti-clotting drugs used to treat stroke patients. But the new findings suggest that the antiplatelet drug, called ACT017, may… Read More »

9 foods that could help prevent cancer

Our diets may have the potential to help prevent cancer, along with a healthy lifestyle.  Healthista’s Nutrition Director, Rick Hay, explains the foods associated with cancer prevention On World Cancer Day, Healthista’s Nutritional Director Rick Hay has given us some food options to add to our diets that might be able to keep cancer at bay… Read More »