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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: Research
August 2015

This leaflet explains how stroke can bring about physical or emotional changes that can impact on your sex life.

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
July 2015

Going on holiday doesn't have to be difficult if you or someone you care for has had a stroke. From respite breaks to accessible holiday packages, there are lots of options available. This guide offers some helpful tips on organising a holiday and some sources of help and advice you may find useful.

Resource type: Information leaflet
Publication type: Publication
June 2015

This leaflet has information about the range of aids and equipment available to help with daily tasks such as getting around, cooking and bathing.

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.

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