Stroke Association/BHF Joint Programme Grant: Can a drug commonly used for gout improve recovery and prevention of further stroke for stroke survivors?
The Stroke Association is a member of the Richmond Group of Charities, a coalition of 14 of the leading health and social care organisations in the voluntary sector.
Browse through a list of organisations that can provide support and information on life after stroke.
My Stroke Guide’s trusted online support is all in one place, whenever you need it, to guide you through your stroke recovery journey. Easy-to-read information, advice and videos from the Stroke Association explain everything you need to know after a stroke. ‘My social’ can connect you to other stroke survivors to find out how they manage their recovery.
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.
Cholesterol is a fatty substance that is found in our blood. Reducing your cholesterol level can reduce your risk of stroke.
An ischaemic stroke happens when a blood clot, or other blockage, cuts off the blood supply to your brain. This is the most common type of stroke.
PRESTIGE-AF is a new multi-million Euro initiative funded by the European Commission has been set up to help prevent stroke in patients with existing conditions.
Call for proposals NOW OPEN for our third Priority Programme Award in the area of Vascular Dementia.