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Allium; Allium sativum; Rustic Treacle; Stinking Rose
A stroke happens when blood flow to the brain stops. There are two different kinds of stroke. The most common is an ischemic stroke, caused by a blood clot that blocks a blood vessel or artery in the brain. The other, less common, is a hemorrhagic stroke, caused when a blood vessel in the brain ruptures and spills blood into the surrounding tissue. Brain cells in the area begin to die, either because they stop getting the oxygen and nutrients they need to function, or they are killed by the rupt...
Garlic (Allium sativum) is a bulbous perennial food plant of the family Alliaceae. The word comes to us from Old English gārlēac, meaning "spear leek".
Stroke as related to Garlic
- Information on Stroke Symptoms Causes and Treatment Options
Information on strokes including symptoms causes treatments and what to do if a person is having a stroke
- Recipes - Shepherd’s pie with garlic mash - Heart and ...
Always a family favourite, this recipe bumps up the fibre while keeping the comfort feel of traditional shepherd’s pie. The Heart and Stroke Foundation, a volunteer ...
- Recipes - Honey garlic roast pork - Heart and Stroke ...
Honey garlic roast pork. Makes 12 servings. For easy entertaining, this is one of my favourites. While the pork is roasting, rich aromas will fill your kitchen.
- Health Benefits Of Garlic, Onions And Peppers.
Health benefits of garlic, onions and peppers contain natural chemicals that can have powerful health boosting effects on the body.
- Stroke - NHS Choices
A stroke is a medical emergency . If you think you are having a stroke, dial 999 immediately. Limiting the damage from a stroke is important to your chances of recovery.
- Stroke | University of Maryland Medical Center
Stroke Introduction. A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is suddenly interrupted due to the presence of a blood clot (ischemic stroke) or when ...
- Garlic Health Benefits
Learn more abut garlic's traditional health benefits and the science behind the claims. Do the facts fit the folklore?
- Stroke and High Blood Pressure
The American Heart Association explains how high blood pressure, also called hypertension, is a major risk factor for stroke and defines the different types of strokes.
- Whiplash Information Page: National Institute of ...
Information sheet about the treatment, prognosis and organizations. Compiled by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).
- Garlic & Plaque in Arteries | LIVESTRONG.COM
Considerations. Consult your doctor about garlic's ability to treat atherosclerosis before using this herb. Knowledge about a specific herb can help you ...