Intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) is a type of stroke, which is caused by bleeding in the brain, ultimately leading to brain damage, disability and often death. We currently know very little about the biological changes that occur in the brain after intracerebral haemorrhage.
New research review suggests that post-stroke fatigue is a symptom independent of depression, pain and sleep problems, and may depend on the 'excitability' of the movement part of the brain.
Published in the journal The Lancet Neurology, a new article sheds light on the groundbreaking work of stroke support organisations (SSOs) in Nigeria.
Mid Essex Stroke Recovery Service provides high quality information, practical advice and emotional support following a stroke. Whether you are a stroke survivor, carer or family member, we will begin working with you after a stroke. We will continue to provide the support you need, both at home and in the wider community.
In stroke survivors, does the clinical effectiveness of 6 months treatment with fluoxetine depend upon its effects on synaptic plasticity in the brain? Can a drug used for depression help stroke recovery by changing connections between brain cells?
Thank you for taking the first steps towards changing the world for people affected by stroke.
We strive to develop and extend partnerships in order to improve the quality of life after stroke and enhance stroke prevention.
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.
Many strokes can be prevented. Although you cannot change some of the things that increase your risk of stroke, like your age, there are others that you can change.
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