Stroke in the news: Is blood type linked to stroke?
A new study which involved a genetic analysis of the blood types of nearly 17,000 people who’d had a stroke found that people with blood type A had an increased risk of an early stroke (between 18 and 60).
A statement of condolence
All of us at the Stroke Association are incredibly saddened to learn of the death of our patron Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
MSPs welcome stroke improvements at Ninewells Hospital
Dundee MSPs Joe FitzPatrick and Shona Robison accepted an invitation to visit the acute stroke unit at Ninewells Hospital in August 2022.
Our Commissioned services Quality Account 2021-22 is now live
We’ve produced our first ever report focussing on the quality of our support services funded by the NHS and our commitment to continue to improve.
Thrombectomy - Saving Brains in Scotland
Thrombectomy is a game changing treatment for stroke. It’s one of the most effective medical interventions ever developed.