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

Life After Stroke Award winners Bethany, Marvin and Marcia explain why they’re striking back against stroke. And find out how you can get involved in campaigning, the future of our research and developing aphasia information. 

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

This toolkit is for teachers and childcare professionals supporting children after a stroke. It explains how a stroke can affect a child's early development, and progress at school. The toolkit provides practical tools to help with communication, planning and documentation. 

 

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

Stroke News is the free magazine for everyone affected by stroke. We produce three issues a year, offering you shared experiences, support and guidance for adapting to life after stroke.

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Publication
May 2018

This leaflet provides information about our charity and how we can support you.

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

This guide explains how a stroke can affect someone’s communication and what you can do to help them. It’s aimed at the friends and family members of someone who has had a stroke.

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

Swallowing problems are common after a stroke. This guide explains why they happen, and discusses some of the things you can do to manage them.

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

This guide talks about some common problems that can happen because of this and what you can do about them. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke. 

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

You might be prescribed blood-thinning medication to reduce your risk of a TIA or stroke. This guide explains the two types of blood-thinning medication available, antiplatelets and anticoagulants, and how they are used after a stroke or for someone with atrial fibrillation.

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

Regularly drinking too much alcohol raises your risk of a stroke, so it's important that you don't regularly drink more than the recommended limit. This guide explains the link between alcohol and stroke and offers some useful tips for cutting down.

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

Diabetes doubles your risk of a stroke, so it's important that it's treated and controlled well if you have it. This guide explains what diabetes is, the link between diabetes and stroke, and how to make changes to your lifestyle to reduce your risk.

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