As part of our research programme, we fund exceptional candidates from stroke professional backgrounds to our prestigious Postgraduate and Postdoctoral Fellowship positions. Meet our new fellows for 2017.
Discover how stroke research changed the story for both John and Karen – the real heroes behind our current research campaign
How aphasia may affect your mood and emotions.
Information about the physical effects of stroke, such as swallowing difficulties, continence problems, pain and headaches.
Find out why you may have headaches after a stroke and how they can be treated.
Acting FAST saves lives and improves recovery.
Find out about the different treatments available to combat a stroke, including thrombolysis and thrombectomy.
A stroke won’t just affect you, but everyone around you too. It can put a strain on your relationships and can also affect your sex life. But there are things you can do to help you cope with the impact.
After a stroke or a transient ischaemic attack (TIA, or mini-stroke) by law you can't drive for a calendar month. Check if you are able to return to driving and if you need to tell the DVLA/DVA. Find out how to get back to driving following a stroke.
Pain in the shoulder is a common problem after stroke. As well as causing distress through pain and lost sleep, it prevents rehabilitation of the arm and hand. This study will identify ‘who’, ‘when’ and ‘how’ to treat people with painful shoulders after stroke more effectively, and should lead to better outcomes for them.