John Singleton Of 'Boys N the Hood' In Coma After StrokeSingleton became the first black director to receive an Academy Award nomination when he was cited for his debut feature, "Boyz N the Hood." The 1991 film about the lives of young men in South Central Los Angeles starred Cuba Gooding, Jr., Ice Cube, Angela Bassett and Laurence Fishburne.
John Singleton, Director Of 'Boyz N The Hood' Hospitalized With StrokeSingleton became the first black filmmaker to receive an Oscar nomination when he was cited for his debut feature, "Boyz N the Hood," set in his native Los Angeles and released in 1991.
Researchers Create Heart Attack Prediction ToolMedical researchers affiliated with Dallas-based UT Southwestern Medical Center have unveiled a web page designed to “calculate” a person’s risk level for heart attack or stroke.
3-Year-Old Saves Dad By Facetiming Mom While He Has A StrokeWhen mother and nurse Devon McCabe was at work one day, she received a terrifying and heart-wrenching call from her 3-year-old daughter, Molly. It turned out her husband had suffered a stroke, and doctors say the actions of their toddler saved his life, Devon tells CBS News.
Teachers Union President Karen Lewis Suffers 'Small And Annoying Stroke'"It was so minor that doctors could barely see it upon my initial examination, so please know that my spirits are high," Lewis said.
Jazz Musicians Rally Behind Saxophonist Diane Ellis A Year After StrokeDiane Ellis has guided the talents of many young musicians. Now they're showing their gratitude.
Bacon, Soda & Too Few Nuts Tied To Big Portion Of US DeathsGorging on bacon, skimping on nuts? These are among food habits that new research links with deaths from heart disease, strokes and diabetes.
Cop's 7-Year-Old Son Saves Her Life, Calls 911 When She Suffers Stroke“This was the kind of stroke that, if you don't get help, up to half the people may not even survive,” neuroradiologist Dr. Scott Geraghty said.
CPD Officer Saved During Stroke By 7-Year-Old Son’s 911 CallA Chicago Police officer in the middle of her morning routine last month suffered a stroke, but her 7-year-old son realized something was wrong and called for help, saving his mother’s life.
Rush University Medical Center Unveils Specialized Stroke AmbulanceThe specialized ambulance has a CT scan machine and anti-stroke medications inside. That allows a stroke diagnosis on-the-scene and treatment to begin right away.
Hastert Sentencing Postponed; Attorney Says Former Speaker Nearly DiedA federal judge has agreed to delay sentencing for former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert in his hush-money case, after the Illinois Republican’s attorneys revealed he nearly died in November when he suffered a severe blood infection.
Former Speaker Hastert Hospitalized After StrokeFacing up to 5 years in prison in a hush money case, former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert has been hospitalized the past six weeks after suffering a stroke.
Oak Forest Woman Loses Son, But Gains LifeRose Perry’s 24-year-old son, Ronald, died on May 16, after suffering a stroke, but it turned out he was the perfect kidney donor for his mother, who was suffering kidney failure.
Healthy Changes To Make When Recovering From A StrokeIf you or someone you love is recovering from a stroke, don’t wait to make these healthy changes.
10 Foods To Help Prevent A StrokeWant to decrease your risk of a stroke? It may be as simple as increasing your fiber intake. Here are 10 powerhouse foods that may help do the trick.