Our Blood Pressure Information Pack tells you where you can get your blood pressure tested to help reduce your risk of stroke.
This leaflet has information about the general risk factors for stroke as well as the specific ones that only affect women.
This leaflet has information about some of the rare effects of stroke, how you can cope with them and the treatments that are available to help.
Most strokes happen because of a blockage in an artery. A common cause of this is disease in the large carotid arteries in the front of your neck. This leaflet explains what can cause carotid artery disease and how it can be treated.
This leaflet provides information about epilepsy after stroke, types of seizures and how epilepsy is diagnosed and treated.
This leaflet has information about fatigue, what can contribute towards it and what can help you live with its effects.
This leaflet explains why physiotherapy is an important part of rehabilitation after a stroke.
This leaflet has information about the continence problems that may happen after stroke and the treatment and services available to help.
This leaflet has information about the blood-thinning medication that you may be prescribed to help reduce your risk of having a TIA or stroke.
This leaflet explains why high blood pressure is the biggest risk factor for stroke; the medication used to treat it and what you can do to lower your blood pressure.