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, a significant milestone in our ongoing partnership with the company.
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. She was awarded at a special celebratory awards lunch in London today.
Browse through a list of organisations that can provide support and information on treatment and therapy options.
A transient ischaemic attack or TIA (also known as a mini-stroke) is a major warning sign of a stroke. This guide explains what you can do to reduce your risk of a stroke.
Information on where to get financial and emotional support, as well as advice on driving and getting back to work.