The FAST test helps you understand the signs of stroke. If you or someone you know shows any of these signs, call 999.
No two strokes are the same. How well you recover and how long it takes is different for everyone, but making sure that you receive treatment as quickly as possible will give you the best chance of making a good recovery.
Information on Public Health England's Act FAST campaign. Could you recognise the signs of stroke?
Acting FAST saves lives and improves recovery.
If you are having problems with swallowing after a stroke, this guide can help you understand what you need to do. It explains the symptoms of swallowing problems, and gives information on and how to get help and treatment.
Find out more about the different types of stroke and why they happen.
Diabetes is a condition caused by too much sugar in your blood. Having diabetes almost doubles your risk of stroke.
High blood pressure is one of the biggest risk factors for stroke. It is a contributing factor in around half of all strokes.
Learn about what you can expect if you are taken to hospital with a suspected stroke, including what tests you should receive and what treatments may be available.