The first chapter of our lived experience of stroke report looks at the hidden effects of stroke. While some effects of a stroke may be obvious, effects like emotional changes, memory loss and extreme tiredness are harder to see.
Based at the David Rayner Centre, Scotsdales Garden Centre, 120 Cambridge Road, Great Shelford, Cambridge, CB22 5JT, we’re looking for 2 Volunteer Stroke Group Supporters who love to organise!
This study is investigating whether colchicine, a medication used to treat gout, could help to stop people who have previously had a stroke or TIA from having further strokes.
This research will investigate 2000 drugs that are already known to be safe for use in humans to see if they could help reduce the amount of damage to the brain an intracerebral haemorrhage (a type of stroke caused by a bleed in the brain) causes.
Fatigue is common after stroke, but there’s currently a lack of treatment available for fatigue after stroke. This research will create a fatigue management programme designed to support stroke survivors to self-manage their fatigue.
This project is part of a larger on-going study into Small Vessel Disease (SVD) after stroke. It will allow the researchers to invite some of the participants in this project back for more frequent brain scans and tests to help them to understand more about SVD after stroke.
Simon's mum had a massive stroke that turned both their worlds upside down. Find out more about Simon's stroke story.
Learn about our chosen priority areas for action, which will guide us in our journey to better support all those affected by stroke.
The third goal of our corporate strategy is to partner with people and communities to help them take action on stroke.
It's important to try and keep as active as you can after you have finished physiotherapy. Find out our top tips for staying active after therapy.