When someone close to you has had a stroke, they may need help and support after they return home from hospital. Find out the different ways you can support a stroke survivor, and what help and support is available for carers.
High blood pressure is one of the biggest risk factors for stroke. It is a contributing factor in around half of all strokes.
Information about atrial fibrillation for healthcare and other professionals.
An ischaemic stroke happens when a blood clot, or other blockage, cuts off the blood supply to your brain. This is the most common type of stroke.