Up to two thirds of people experience some changes to their vision after stroke. This guide explains the different types of problems you might experience and how they can be treated.
There are plenty of holiday options to choose from if you or someone you care for has had a stroke. From respite breaks to accessible holiday packages, there are options that cater for many of the difficulties a stroke survivor might face. This guide offers some helpful tips on organising a holiday and some sources of help and advice you may find useful.
In this edition, we look at the impact of stroke on families and hear from a carer, Adam, on how his family has remained strong after his wife had a stroke following child birth. We also have advice on everything from driving after stroke to reducing blood pressure and the benefits of befriending.
Information on where to get financial and emotional support, as well as advice on driving and getting back to work.
The Knutsford and District Stroke Club was formed in 1990 as part of an initiative by the Chest, Heart and Stroke Association to show that there is “Life After Stroke”. So, we are soon to celebrate our 25th birthday.
The Stroke Support - UK is an independent stroke club affiliated to the Stroke Association that offers a range of activities to its volunteers and members.
Details on how to enter the Christmas card competition 2017.
Stroke changes lives, not just for you but for your family as well. It's important to find out as much as you can about the practical, emotional and financial support that's available.
Read about our vision, mission and values.
Young stroke survivor Emily Curry reflects on her life a year after her stroke.