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Does carrying extra weight offer better survival following a stroke?

20:00 EDT 28 Jun 2017 | AAAS

(Boston University Medical Center) Despite the fact that obesity increases both the risk for stroke and death, a new study has found that people who are overweight or even mildly obese survive strokes at a higher rate as compared to those with a normal body weight.

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