This leaflet explains why your lifestyle might be putting you at risk of stroke, and the positive changes you can make to reduce your risk.
Individual needs are displayed in this one page summary which can be placed in visible places such as the front of their care plan or on the fridge so carers and professionals know how to support the individual. This can also be taken into hospital and kept with their notes or by the bed.
This resource will help with explaining: how the stroke has affected you, what your goals are, about your life, how people can help you to recover. It is suitable for health and social care professionals, friends and family, and anyone you meet.
Information and resources to help you get financial support and benefits after a stroke.
Stroke month is fast approaching and this year with a new name. From this year, we’re calling our stroke month Make May Purple for stroke.
We'd love to say a big thank you to all for your support in 2015 and with your help, together we can conquer stroke.
A leaflet for professionals about atrial fibrillation, how to identify patients affected by the condiition and how to manage AF in your community.
This leaflet explains how alcohol can increase your risk of stroke and gives tips on reducing your intake.
This leaflet has information about how diabetes can increase your risk of stroke and how to make changes to your lifestyle to reduce your risk.
If you are South Asian (someone of Bangladeshi, Indian, Sri Lankan or Pakistani origin) you may have a higher risk of stroke than other people in the UK. This leaflet explains why and what you can do.
Stroke can happen to anyone at any time, but if you are black and of African or Caribbean origin you may have a higher risk than other people in the UK. This leaflet explains what you can do to reduce your risk.