A stroke can affect your brain’s ability to concentrate. Concentration problems are especially common in the early stages after a stroke. Find out more about the signs and symptoms of concentration problems after a stroke and what you can do about them.
After a stroke, it’s common to find it difficult to concentrate or remember certain things. Claire from our Helpline explains why, and shares some guidance.
Many people have problems with their memory after a stroke, especially in the first weeks and months. However, they may not always be down to a problem with your memory itself. Find out more about what may cause memory problems after stroke and what you can do about it,
This guide 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.
This page explains why you may have problems with memory or thinking after a stroke, why these problems happen and how they can be treated.
Some people may experience planning and problem-solving problems after a stroke. Find out what are the signs and symptoms and what you can do about them.
This page explains how a stroke can affect the way you feel, some of the emotional problems that can happen because of it and some of the things that can help to treat them.
Find out information on how a stroke can affect your child and what support is available. The effects and impact of stroke are different for every child.
Find out about the pioneering stroke research that is shaping the future for stroke survivors; how a Life After Stroke Grant helped Megan Giglia achieve Paralympic gold; and read our top tips for cycling after stroke.
In this project, the researchers aim to investigate how cognitive screening can be implemented into the standard clinical treatment of stroke.