Problems with communication are common after stroke. This complete guide will help you understand more about them.
This guide explains what vascular dementia is and what you need to do if you've been diagnosed with it. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke or who think they may have vascular dementia.
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.
If you're looking for inpsiration to get active, see Vera Kelly's story of getting back on her feet and taking part in a Step Out for Stroke event at the age of 79.
Improving stroke care in your area.
Losing a loved one is one of the hardest things to come to terms with. This leaflet explains why someone may not survive a stroke and provides further sources of support.
Our guide can help employers prepare for someone's return to work after a stroke. It will tell you about stroke, the changes it can cause and how they can affect someone in the workplace.
What people told us about life after stroke.
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.
This leaflet has information about atrial fibrillation: a type of irregular heartbeat which increases your risk of having a stroke.
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).