Can using a tissue sample from the buttock help us understand the main genetic cause of stroke?
The Stroke Association has launched a Wales-wide campaign aimed at reducing the number of strokes across the country.
Postdoctoral Fellow: Dr Eirini Kontou
Gareth Davies had a stroke because of high blood pressure and is supporting a new campaign from the Stroke Association which aims to reduce the number of strokes across Wales.
Migraine has not been shown to cause stroke. However, if you have migraine with aura, you may have a slightly increased risk of stroke. This guide explains the link between migraine and stroke, and explains what some of the different types of migraine are.
Physiotherapy is often an important part of rehabilitation after a stroke. This guide explains how physiotherapy can help with limb-strengthening, relearning patterns of movement, and a variety of other problems a stroke survivor may experience.
Can cooling patients reduce the amount of brain damage and disability caused by a stroke?
Can electrical stimulation of the leg alleviate bladder problems caused by stroke?
In a study published in the journal, The Lancet Neurology, scientists analysed data from more than 1,600 adults with cavernoma - a cluster of abnormal blood vessels in the brain - to generate estimates of risk. The findings could help both doctors and patients to make informed decisions about their treatment.