Tag Archives: Stroke

Teen’s Two-Pod A Day Juul Addiction Caused Massive Stroke, Lawsuit Says

Juul is being sued by Maxwell Berger, 22, who claims the company’s products caused him to suffer a stroke. Berger regularly purchased Juul products from gas stations and retail stores in Connecticut and New York, the lawsuit states. ASSOCIATED PRESS A Connecticut man is suing Juul Labs for causing him to suffer a massive stroke… Read More »

John Singleton’s death outlines importance of knowing warning signs of stroke

John Singleton attends FX and Vanity Fair Emmy Celebration at Craft on September 16, 2017 in Century City, California. (Photo by Rich Fury/Getty Images) The death of famed director John Singleton on Monday at age 51 has shocked and saddened both celebrities and fans alike and as Singleton was known for bringing awareness to the… Read More »

Blood Thinning Drug May Be Safer Option Against Recurrent Stroke

Print this page THURSDAY, Feb. 7, 2019 — Taking the blood thinner Pletal (cilostazol) with either aspirin or clopidogrel (best known as Plavix) lowers stroke patients’ risk of a subsequent stroke better than taking aspirin or clopidogrel alone, a new study finds. The Japanese study was funded by Pletal’s maker, Otsuka Pharmaceutical, and tracked outcomes… Read More »