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Huffington Post covers Stroke Study by Professor Mary Cushman

Mary Cushman, M.D., M.Sc.
Mary Cushman, M.D., M.Sc.

(JUNE 7, 2013) A study publication in the American Heart Association journal Stroke co-authored by Mary Cushman, M.D., M.Sc., professor of medicine, was covered by the Huffinton Post, in addition to other national, local, and health media. The study, for which Cushman is the senior author, assessed stroke risk using the AHA’s Life’s Simple 7 health factors: be active, control cholesterol, eat a healthy diet, manage blood pressure, maintain a healthy weight, control blood sugar and don’t smoke. Read more about the study.

Read the Huffington Post article.

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