Sharron Davies MBE, Olympic swimmer and well-known TV presenter, is championing the Stroke Association’s 2015 Step out for Stroke series. Sharron is encouraging stroke survivors, their families, friends and supporters to sign up to the sponsored walking events in their local community.
Find out about the different types of stroke, the effects of stroke and how to reduce your risk of stroke within this section.
Browse through a list of organisations that can provide support and information on treatment and therapy options.
At just 23 years old, Emily Curry had a stroke while at work. She reflects on her life a year after her stroke.
Browse through a list of organisations that can provide support and information to help with the effects of stroke.
‘Invisible impairments’ can make it difficult for stroke survivors to maintain a job, according to a study from the University of Cambridge and Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).
This page is about stroke symptoms that are not caused by a stroke. Here we explain stroke mimic diagnosis, symptoms and treatments.
How aphasia may affect your mood and emotions.
This research will test a new questionnaire which has been designed to measure the impact that stroke-related vision problems have on a stroke survivor’s quality of life.
A stroke in the brain stem can cause the very rare condition of locked-in syndrome, where the person is conscious but unable to move apart from their eyes.