Resource type: Information leaflet

Publication type: Publication

This is a short, easy-to-read guide for anyone who has had a stroke. It helps you understand your stroke. 

This guide explains the different kinds of stroke, and why they can happen. It gives information about recovering from a stroke.

We also look at rehabilitation, and how to reduce your risk of another stroke. 

The guide gives ways to get more help and advice if you are living with the effects of a stroke.

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Document date

Publication date
June 2021
Next review due
June 2023