Unfortunately, these are not good times for 87-year-old Katherine Jackson, the matriarch of the world-famous Jackson family. She has suffered a stroke that left her struggling to speak or see, according to a RadarOnline report. A number of sources have confirmed that the mother of the late Michael Jackson has had huge health problems for a while now. “She suffered […]

Willie Rogers, who also served with the Red Tail Angels, passed away from complications from a previous stroke.

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Joe Jackson has returned home to the US after suffering three heart attacks and a stroke in Brazil a few weeks back. 87-year-old Papa Joe flew to Brazil for his birthday.  He hospitalized after the stroke and suffered another incident right before he was supposed to leave. According to TMZ, Jackson was spotted at LAX Tuesday morning […]

Joe Jackson, father of the late musical legend Michael Jackson, was admitted to a hospital in Brazil over the weekend after suffering a stroke, USA Today reports. Jackson was…

Reports say that Tina Turner is recovering from a stroke. According to, Her driver Albert is quoted as saying, “Tina had to cancel her holiday to recover, she has already managed a smile for her partner Erwin Bach.” Back in February, reports hit that the 74-year-old singer had suffered a stroke but friend Oprah […]

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Researchers at the University of Leeds in the UK say that people who get more fiber in their daily diet are less likely to have a stroke than those who don’t ingest much of the nutrient. Researchers found the risk of having a first stroke lowered by seven percent for every seven gram increase in […]

A new study has shown that the age of young stroke victims in the United States is growing exponentially. Contributing factors for the rise in number of young stroke victims include obesity, diabetes and high blood pressure. For the full story, click here.

Weeks after participating in Comedy Central’s “Roast of Charlie Sheen,” comedian Patrice O’Neal has suffered a stroke, reports E! News. O’Neal’s fellow comic Jim Norton broke the news about the funnyman’s Oct. 19 stroke Wednesday on satellite radio’s Opie and Anthony Show. So far, there’s no official word on his condition or his prognosis.