Broadcaster, author and stroke survivor Andrew Marr is supporting a nationwide search for stroke survivors to enter the Stroke Association’s Life After Stroke Awards (LASA) 2016.
An ischaemic stroke happens when a blood clot, or other blockage, cuts off the blood supply to your brain. This is the most common type of stroke.
Browse through a list of organisations that can provide support and information to help with the effects of stroke.
At just 23 years old, Emily Curry had a stroke while at work. She reflects on her life a year after her stroke.
Find out more about the different types of stroke and why they happen.