Join Team Stroke for the 2018 Bath Half Marathon and be part of one of the longest established and most popular city centre road events in the UK. This flat, fast course goes through the heart of the historic city centre of Bath, straddling both sides of the river Avon, and with an atmosphere that’s second to none!
On Monday 16th June the Stroke Association were invited to share how research we funded has changed lives at the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Medical Research Summer Reception, entitled, "A Healthy Future for UK Medical Research".
The Stroke Association is the leading charity in the UK changing the world for people affected by stroke.
Please donate today and help fund more pioneering pilot studies, like the FAST test project, which could lead to more breakthroughs and save the lives of many more people like William.
Atrial fibrillation is a type of irregular heartbeat that can cause blood clots to form in your heart. Having atrial fibrillation increases your risk of stroke by five times.
Richard began to pursue his passion for photography after he had a stroke very suddenly at the age of 31 which left him unable to speak. He has shown amazing courage and motivation, working hard to recover some of his speech.
Find out information on childhood stroke and where to find support.
There are a number of tools available to help people with Aphasia communicate.
What does the Comprehensive Spending Review 2015 mean for stroke prevention, treatment and care?
Our Level 2 in Stroke Awareness & Acquired Brain Injury qualification is aimed at HCAs, Care Home & Domiciliary staff who need to know how to act FAST and react to stroke emergency. Ideal training for residential, respite, day care, home care or acute and rehabilitation healthcare staff.