12 Days of Christmas
'Fatigue after stroke: so common, yet so little understood' - 2020Health blog contributed by Dr Shamim Quadir, Research Communications Manager, Stroke Association.
Can electrical stimulation of the leg alleviate bladder problems caused by stroke?
This programme of work had been created by experts in stroke and vascular dementia working with people affected by both conditions. This research programme aims to find out who will develop memory and thinking problems after stroke, why this happens, and how we can treat these issues.
We are excited to share that the Government has just committed to the new national plan for stroke that we have been developing with NHS England.
A statement from Juliet Bouverie, Chief Executive of the Stroke Association.
As well as reducing independence, walking problems after stroke lead to lower daily activity, increasing risk of further stroke and health problems. A promising method of improving walking after stroke is through ‘auditory rhythmical cueing.’ which involves people walking to the rhythm of a sound beat.
The UKSA is an annual event that brings together those affected by stroke. It's an opportunity have a say and influence future campaigns, share experiences and hear the latest developments in stroke care and research.
We are the UK’s leading stroke charity. We deliver stroke services across the UK, campaign for better stroke care, invest in research and fundraise to expand our reach to as many stroke survivors as possible.
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