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Feb 17

Moderate exercise significantly reduced the risk of stroke in women and seemed to offset much but not all of the increased stroke risk in postmenopausal women on hormone therapy

Moderate exercise significantly reduced the risk of stroke in women and seemed to offset much but not all of the increased stroke risk in postmenopausal women on hormone therapy. In a large retrospective study, a self–reported history of moderate–to–strenuous physical activity in the prior 3 years was associated with a roughly 20%-30% lower risk for …

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