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Resource type: Stroke News magazine
Publication type: Publication
August 2015

In this edition we're celebrating the courage of stroke survivors, including people like Pete, who recently won a Life After Stroke Award. A severe stroke left Pete with the communication disability, aphasia, but it also changed his whole outlook on life. He now volunteers tirelessly to helps other people who've had their lives turned upside down by stroke.

 

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Publication
April 2015

This booklet 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: Research
April 2015

This booklet talks about what happens if swallowing problems last longer than a few weeks. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke. 

Resource type: Information guide
Publication type: Stroke information
April 2015

After a stroke, some people have trouble communicating. This guide explains why this happens, and looks at ways of supporting someone with communication problems.

Resource type: Information guide
Publication type: Stroke information
April 2015

If you are having problems with swallowing after a stroke, this guide can help you understand what you need to do. It explains the symptoms of swallowing problems, and gives information on and how to get help and treatment.

Resource type: Stroke News magazine
Publication type: Publication
April 2015

In this edition we look at the benefits of being active. Did you know, just 30 minutes of exercise five times a week can reduce your risk of stroke by a quarter? We know it's not always easy to exercise, espcecially after a stroke, so we've got some tips to get you started, including chair-based exercises. 

Resource type: Campaign report
Publication type: Campaigns
March 2015

Together we can conquer stroke can help you to talk about the stroke issues that matter to you. 

Resource type: Campaign report
Publication type: Campaigns
February 2015

Find out what life is really like after a stroke in our Life After Stroke campaign summary.

Resource type: Stroke News magazine
Publication type: Publication
December 2014

In this edition, we look at the impact of stroke on families and hear from a carer, Adam, on how his family has remained strong after his wife had a stroke following child birth. We also have advice on everything from driving after stroke to reducing blood pressure and the benefits of befriending.

Resource type: Stroke News magazine
Publication type: Publication
August 2014

In this edition, hear inspirational stories of younger people affected by stroke - like Cailin who had a stroke before she was born. We also have tips to help you with drop foot and financial advice with a focus on Personal Independence Payments (PIP).

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