Information about atrial fibrillation for healthcare and other professionals.
Some of the most common effects of stroke are physical and include things like muscle weakness and fatigue. This guide describes some of the physical effects of stroke and explains how they are diagnosed and treated.
Diabetes is a condition caused by too much sugar in your blood. Having diabetes almost doubles your risk of stroke.
Information about the physical effects of stroke, such as swallowing difficulties, continence problems, pain and headaches.
This page explains why you may have problems with swallowing after a stroke and how they can be diagnosed and treated.
Find out why you may lose control of your bladder or bowels after a stroke, the kinds of problems this can cause and how they can be treated.
Find out about the different treatments available to combat a stroke, including thrombolysis and thrombectomy.
Find out why you may experience severe tiredness (known as fatigue) after a stroke and what can be done to help you manage it.
If you are of African Caribbean origin you may have a higher risk of stroke than other people in the UK. But there are things you can do to stay healthy and avoid a stroke.
Find out how stroke can affect your balance, what can help, and how to look after yourself if your balance has been affected by stroke.