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Higher BMI in childhood linked to adult stroke risk

07:50 EDT 23 Aug 2017 | Medical Xpress

(HealthDay)—Above-average childhood body mass index (BMI) and increases in BMI during childhood are associated with increased risk of early adult ischemic stroke, according to a study published online Aug. 21 in JAMA Neurology.

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