We have appointed Stephen King as the charity’s new Chair Designate.
A new study published in the International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry suggests that even relatively brief screening tools of cognitive assessment after stroke are associated with substantial incompletion for patients.
A new study published in the journal PLOS Medicine suggests that being diagnosed with shingles could increase the risk of stroke, and heart attack, for some months after diagnosis. The study was co-funded by the Stroke Association.
On Wednesday 24th November, a Stroke Awareness Event was held at the University of Oxford, with the aim of raising awareness about stroke, stroke services and stroke research.
Stroke is a global epidemic, in the UK alone someone will have a stroke every 3 and a half minutes.
Can training memory and attention on a home computer-task reduce spatial awareness problems after stroke?
Thousands of stroke survivors with visual problems could improve their sight from the comfort of their own home using two new web-based therapies.
Research in the American Academy of Neurology Journal suggests that strokes are becoming more common at a younger age, with about one in five victims now below the age of 55. Despite this, there is an overall decline in the incidence of stroke.
We have a number of partner organisations that we co-fund research with as well as other organisations we work with to increase the focus on stroke research