Anyone can have a stroke, although there are some things that make you more at risk than others.
This guide explains some of the risk factors for stroke that only affect women, and offers other sources of information and support that you may find useful.
Find out about setting up a regular donation to support stroke survivors in your area.
During February and March pharmacies across Wales are joining the Lower Your Risk of Stroke campaign, a partnership between Community Pharmacy Wales, Public Health Wales and the Stroke Association.
Atrial fibrillation is a type of irregular heartbeat that can cause blood clots to form in your heart. Having atrial fibrillation increases your risk of stroke by five times.
We publish information about stroke in a range of other languages.
Sign up to receive regular emails featuring the latest news, events, stories and ways to get involved with the Stroke Association.
We are committed to making sure people affected by stroke get the very best care and support. Find out how we work responsibly to achieve this.