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

Winter is full of festive treats. But what we eat and drink has a big impact on our risk of stroke and secondary stroke. In your winter Stroke News we demystify the advice - from what five-a-day looks like to getting to grips with alcohol units and understanding food labels so we can make healthier choices while really enjoying ourselves this winter.

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: Research
July 2015

This leaflet explains why what you eat affects your risk of stroke and suggests some simple ways you can make your diet healthier.

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 leaflet
Publication type: Research
April 2015

This leaflet 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: Research
April 2015

This leaflet talks about some of the most common emotional changes people experience after a stroke, why they happen and what you can do about them. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke. 

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Research
April 2015

This leaflet explains what vascular dementia is, what causes it and what you should do if you are diagnosed with it. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke or who think they may have vascular dementia.

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Publication
April 2015

This leaflet explains why your behaviour may change and talk about some of the things that can help you and the people around you cope with it. 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.

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