Amber Garland had just finished her first year at university when she had several massive strokes. Learn more about her stroke experience and how she is recovering.
An investigation of whether functional strength training can improve the ability of stroke survivors to walk and use their arm and hand at least 1 year after stroke
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In the proposed study it will be investigated if the Geriatric Anxiety Inventory (GAI) is suitable for use in stroke survivors aged 65 years and older, who are undergoing inpatient rehabilitation.
Early Supported Discharge (ESD) is the discharge of a stroke patient from hospital to their own home, co-ordinated by a team of therapists, nurses and a doctor. A number of ESD services have been set up across England. Do these services offer the same benefits to patients as those identified in clinical trials?
This group meets on the 1st and 3rd Friday each month. The group is for anyone affected by stroke and their carers. Speakers and activities are part of the social opportunities available. The club also has a QI Gong session at each meeting. This is a chinese energy exercise which focuses on strengthening your core, breathing and balance.
Find out how stroke can affect your balance, what can help, and how to look after yourself if your balance has been affected by stroke.
Come along to your local stroke group in Banbridge and meet others who have been affected by stroke. You’ll be able to share your experiences and tips for managing stroke as well as enjoying a range of activities, both for fun and rehabilitation.
Come along to your local stroke group in Bangor and meet others who have been affected by stroke. You’ll be able to share your experiences and tips for managing stroke, as well as enjoying a range of activities, both for fun and rehabilitation.
BBC 5 Live Daily looked at the great work we do in the Life After Stroke Centre. Find out more about some of the topics that were covered, including information on stroke, services near you and how you can support the charity.