Stop smoking
You are twice as likely to die from stroke if you smoke. So stopping smoking is one of the most important things you can do to reduce your risk of stroke
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Trying out a new hobby after your stroke
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Problems with memory and thinking (cognitive problems)
This page explains why you may have problems with memory or thinking after a stroke, why these problems happen and how they can be treated.
Being a parent to parent volunteer: Rachel's story
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Aphasia Awareness Month: Resources to help you get online
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This article has information about online tools for people with aphasia. There is also information about how businesses can help people with aphasia.
The benefits of walking football
Walking football is among the fast-growing sports in the UK. This slower-paced, low-impact version of soccer is opening up the game to all ages and abilities, and is ideal for stroke survivors looking to get more active and meet new people.
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Being discharged from the hospital after stroke
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Our Stroke Helpline Team answer questions about what happens when you're discharged from the hospital.
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A checklist for buying a wheelchair accessible vehicle
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Aphasia and dementia
Dementia is caused when the brain is damaged by disease or injury. This causes the structure of the brain to change, leading to the loss of some brain cells.
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Locked-in syndrome after brain stem stroke
A stroke in the brain stem can cause the very rare condition of locked-in syndrome, where the person is conscious but unable to move apart from their eyes.