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Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Stroke information
April 2018

This leaflet explains why what you eat affects your risk of stroke and suggests some simple ways you can make your diet healthier.

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Stroke information
April 2018

Problems with bladder and bowel control are common after a stroke. This guide explains some of the continence problems you might experience, how they are diagnosed, and the treatment and services available to help.

Resource type: Information guide
Publication type: Stroke information
March 2018

A guide for people who have had a stroke, produced by the Stroke Association. It's packed with information on the effects of stroke, stroke recovery and rehabilitation, and life after stroke. 

Tags: Effects
Resource type: Information guide
Publication type: Stroke information
March 2018

This guide can help you to understand your own risk of a stroke and what you can do to reduce your chances of having a stroke. It includes tips for stroke survivors, and offers some advice on healthy living choices for everyone. 

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Stroke information
March 2018

Around 15% of strokes are haemorrhagic (due to bleeding in or around the brain). This guide explains the two different types of stroke caused by a bleed, intracerebral and subarachnoid haemorrhage, and how they are diagnosed and treated.

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Stroke information
March 2018

Around 85% of strokes are due to a blocked blood vessel in the brain, known as an ischaemic stroke. This guide explains what an ischaemic stroke is, what can cause you to have one, and how it is usually diagnosed and treated.

Resource type: Information guide
Publication type: Publication
March 2018

A short, easy-to-read guide for stroke survivors, produced by the Stroke Association. Packed with essential information to help people understand their stroke.

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Stroke information
March 2018

People with a type of irregular heartbeat called atrial fibrillation (AF) are five times more likely to have a stroke. This guide explains what AF is diagnosed, how it increases your risk of stroke and how it is treated.

Resource type: Stroke News magazine
Publication type: What we do
March 2018

Stroke survivor Ian tells us how joining a stroke group changed his outlook on life for the better, and shares his group's plans to Make May Purple. Explore our advice and ideas for accessible days out and our Helpline guidance on getting back to work after a stroke. Plus, find out how you can get involved in Step Out for Stroke.

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Stroke information
March 2018

Having a seizure after a stroke can be frightening. Some stroke survivors are diagnosed with epilepsy, which is the tendency to have repeated seizures. This guide provides information about epilepsy after stroke, types of seizure and how epilepsy is diagnosed and treated.

Tags: Driving | Epilepsy

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