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.
This guide explains some of the risk factors for stroke that only affect women, and offers other sources of information and support that you may find useful.
Find out about the different types of stroke, the effects of stroke and how to reduce your risk of stroke within this section.
The Stroke Association has completed 15,000 blood pressure checks with Royal Mail employees.
Gareth Davies had a stroke because of high blood pressure and is supporting a new campaign from the Stroke Association which aims to reduce the number of strokes across Wales.
Become a member of our exciting new group - Voices in Partnership.
UK Early Researcher Award for Mrs Jane Horne, Stroke Association Postgraduate Fellow
Find out more about the different types of stroke and why they happen.
This research aims to improve outcomes for Intracerebral Haemorrhage (ICH) patients by developing new emergency treatments to reduce swelling in the brain after ICH, and improving the care that patients receive.
Browse through a list of organisations that can provide support and information on treatment and therapy options.