Stenting of the carotid arteries (running up the sides of the neck) is a common surgical procedure to reduce the risk of stroke. Stenting involves inserting a metal mesh into the artery to help widen it and improve blood flow.
Lets Do Lunch are a cheerful group of people affected by stroke. We meet in the Barton upon Humber area for lunch once a month. We offer a warm welcome in a safe environment, where you will meet lots of new people and gain new friendships from others in a similar situation.
The group offers social and communication support and a variety of activities such as speakers, outings, meals, exercise, art games and quizzes.
The group offers social support and organise a number of activities.
At our communication group we support each other, we have fun, share experiences, make new friends, rebuild self-confidence and develop new skills.
The Blackwood Stroke Support Group is a Stroke Association voluntary group that offers peer and communication support as well as speakers and activities including outings, meals, games, quizzes, and art.
Trial to investigate the use of stenting in the prevention of stroke after TIA and minor stroke
Existing vision tests do not tell us how a patient’s life will be influenced by their vision problems. This project aims to understand how the results of vision tests relate to how stroke survivors will be able to function in their daily lives.
Come along to your local stroke group in Fermanagh 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 Newry 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.