On this page you'll find tips and advice on planning your return to work, as well as information on support available if you have a disability or health condition.
This page explains how a stroke can affect the way you feel, some of the emotional problems that can happen because of it and some of the things that can help to treat them.
On Tuesday 1st September 2015, the Chief Scientist Office and the Stroke Association celebrated their partnership in building stroke research capacity in Scotland with the joint funding of two new research awards.
Our wide range of research awards offer a variety of opportunities for stroke researchers to gain funding. Our Lectureship awards aim to establish the next generation of research leaders in all disciplines relevant to stroke, supporting mid-career researchers to become experts and train others in their research fields.
A haemorrhagic stroke is a stroke that is caused by bleeding in or around the brain. Although they are less common than strokes that are caused by a blockage, they can be much more serious.
'Amazing Brains: The Remote Revolution' will celebrate progress and innovation in the latest stroke research. This year, the event will take place virtually on 27 May 2021, from 7.30-9pm.
You are twice as likely to die from stroke if you smoke. So stopping smoking is one of the most important things you can do to reduce your risk of stroke
Childhood stroke can have an effect on the whole family. Parents often feel a range of emotions from shock and bewilderment to feelings of isolation and frustration. On this page, we offer a list of useful tips that will help you to cope with the effects of stroke on you and your family.
Had a stroke? Know someone who has? We’re here every step of the way with a range of Stroke Support services that can help you cope with the aftermath of stroke and support you as you work towards rebuilding your life.
Find out how we have been making stroke the priority it needs to be, and our various achievements as a result of having this important goal.