Posts Tagged ‘Stroke’

EWTN founder Mother Angelica on feeding tube Comments 0

Friday, December 4th, 2015

Catholic media pioneer Mother Mary Angelica has been put on a feeding tube as her health had been slowly declining. The founder of the Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN) is in a stable condition. Her doctors felt it necessary to put her on a feeding tube to ensure that she is receiving proper nutrition. Mother Read more

Bishops Jones suffers third stroke Comments 0

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Doctors hope to have Christchurch  bishop Barry Jones on his feet soon after he suffered his third stroke. Vicar general Father Rick Loughnan confirmed Jones was taken to hospital from his Christchurch home about midday Sunday after suffering a stroke. It is Jones’ third stroke in recent years. His second happened around October 14 after Read more

Meditation reduces heart attacks and strokes Comments 0

Friday, July 8th, 2011

Meditation halves the rate of heart attacks, strokes and the rate of death according to a nine-year scientific study. The results published in the Archives of Internal Medicine provide hard data from the first long-term randomised clinical trial of its kind on the topic. “These findings are the strongest documented effects yet produced by a Read more