You might be given blood-thinning medications after you've had a stroke, to help you avoid another one. Or you might need blood-thinning medication if you have a health condition such as a heart problem or blood-clotting disorder which could lead to a stroke.
Information about atrial fibrillation for healthcare and other professionals.
Find out why you may experience severe tiredness (known as fatigue) after a stroke and what can be done to help you manage it.
Find information on the types of equipment and technology you can use to help with daily life after a stroke.
Physiotherapy can help you get back as much movement as possible after a stroke. It can help you re-learn to use your arms and hands, and regain movement and strength in your legs to improve movement and balance.
Find out about the different treatments available to combat a stroke, including thrombolysis and thrombectomy.
"I feel exhausted all the time since my stroke”. Sound familiar? You’re not alone - many people experience fatigue after stroke.
This page explains why you may have problems with swallowing after a stroke and how they can be diagnosed and treated.
Diabetes is a condition caused by too much sugar in your blood. Having diabetes almost doubles your risk of stroke.
Some people can experience post-stroke seizures. A small number of people go on to develop epilepsy, which is a tendency to have repeated seizures. Find out about the different types of seizures and how epilepsy is diagnosed and treated.