The blood vessels of the retina can reveal stroke risk

Your eyes may be a window to your stroke risk. In a study reported in the American Heart Association journal Hypertension, researchers said retinal imaging may someday help assess if you’re more likely to develop a stroke – the nation’s No. 4 killer and a leading cause of disability. “The retina provides information on the status of blood vessels in the brain,” said Mohammad Kamran Ikram, M… …read more