A transient ischaemic attack (TIA) is the same as a stroke but the symptoms last a short amount of time. This guide explains how to spot the signs of a TIA, and how a TIA is diagnosed and treated.
Functional, cognitive and emotional outcomes after Transient Ischemic Attack: A prospective, controlled cohort study to inform future rehabilitative interventions (FACE TIA)
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Provides social and communication support to stroke survivors through a number of games and activities.
Funded by the Wellcome Trust, researchers at Newcastle University have shown that, in monkeys, it is possible to restore hand and arm movement lost through brain damage.
Can a movement-sensing wristwatch prompt arm rehabilitation exercise at home?
Through a range of activities and meetings, the Time & Talents Stroke Club provides essential peer and social support.
The Hexham Speech After Stroke club is a club that supports people who have aphasia following stroke. Activities to support conversation and verbal skills aswell as peer support and advice are offered with the support from volunteers.
Our club has been supporting people in and around the Morpeth area for over 20yrs. The main focus of the group is to support people with Aphasia following stroke.
We only accept people via referral from the Speech and Language service.
The Douglas Drive Speech Tharapy Group welcomes membership from people affected by stroke in and around the Stevanage area. The group provides peer and communication support and offers social and recreational activities including games, conversation, outings, talks and presentations by visiting speakers.