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Resource type: Information guide
Publication type: Campaigns
January 2018

Our FAST information pack will give you the information you need about how to identify the symptoms of stroke and share the FAST message. 

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Publication
November 2017

Getting regular exercise is one of the best things you can do to reduce your risk of a stroke. This guide explains how exercise can improve your health, suggests some activities for you to try, and gives some organisations and resources that can help you find a form of exercise that suits you.

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Publication
November 2017

After a stroke, you might have to think carefully about choosing the right accommodation for your support and care needs. This guide gives practical advice on choosing and funding good quality housing. 

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Research
November 2017

Migraine has not been shown to cause stroke. However, if you have migraine with aura, you may have a slightly increased risk of stroke. This guide explains the link between migraine and stroke, and explains what some of the different types of migraine are. 

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Publication
November 2017

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
Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Publication
November 2017

Fatigue is one of the most common effects of stroke. This guide has information about fatigue, what can contribute towards it and what can help you live with its effects.

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Publication
November 2017

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 leaflet
Publication type: Publication
November 2017

After a stroke, you might find it harder to perform some daily tasks like cooking and dressing. Fortunately, there is a variety of aids and equipment available to help. This guide has information on some of these products and where you can find them. 

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Research
November 2017

It can be difficult and embarassing to talk about sexual issues, but it's important you get the help you need when it comes to sex after stroke. This guide explains how stroke can bring about physical or emotional changes that can impact on your sex life.

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Publication
November 2017

Balance problems are common after a stroke, and feeling dizzy or unsteady can make it difficult to walk and move around. This guide has information about how stroke can affect your balance, what can help and how you can look after yourself.

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