Tag Archives: stroke

  • Nichelle Nichols ‘Awake’ and ‘In Good Spirits’ After Mild Stroke

    Jun 5, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Nichelle Nichols is on the mend after suffering a stroke Wednesday at her Los Angeles home. Tests indicate the stroke was mild, her booking manager, Zachery McGinnis, said Friday. He said the 82-year-old actress began therapy Friday. The actress, who played Lt. Nyota Uhura in the original “Star Trek” TV series and in follow-up films, […]

  • ‘Star Trek’ Legend Nichelle Nichols Hospitalized after Stroke

    Jun 4, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Nichelle Nichols, best known for playing Lieutenant Uhura in “Star Trek,” was rushed to a hospital Wednesday night after suffering a mild stroke, reports TMZ. A rep for the actress says she’s awake and resting comfortably at an L.A. hospital. The 82-year-old was taken by ambulance from her home Wednesday night. Doctors are conducting tests […]

  • Tina Turner Denies Reports She Suffered a Stroke

    May 27, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *A rep for Tina Turner has come out to dismiss reports that she suffered a stroke. Several German and Dutch publications had reported the news regarding the 74-year-old, who resides in Switzerland. But Turner’s spokesperson says the rumors are “not true,” adding to MailOnline: “Tina is in great health.” German news source Express had claimed […]

  • Report: Increased Stroke Risk Tied to Slightly Elevated Blood Pressure

    Mar 13, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via Counsel Heal) – For years researchers have known that hypertension, or high blood pressure, raises one’s risk of stroke. According to a new study, blood pressure levels that are slightly elevated might also be tied to increasing one’s stroke risk. This study’s findings stress the importance of maintaining a healthy diet and a good physical activity […]

  • Oprah Winfrey Has Spoken: Tina Turner Did NOT Suffer a Stroke

    Feb 17, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Oprah Winfrey spent part of her weekend shutting down false rumors that her friend Tina Turner had suffered a stroke. Reports began surfacing Friday that the 74-year-old icon suffered a stroke while at her home in Zurich, Switzerland. However, when a Twitter user asked about the news, Oprah sprung into action to shut the rumor […]

  • Report: Joe Jackson Suffers Stroke, but is OK

    Nov 29, 12 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *The patriarch of the Jackson family, Joe Jackson, has suffered a stroke. However, according to family friend, Jackson is OK and is resting in a Las Vegas hospital. “He was doing well and says he’s feeling OK,” close family friend Brian Oxman told Reuters. Oxman said the father of late pop icon Michael Jackson started […]