Susan Butcher had a stroke in 2012 and is supporting a new campaign from the Stroke Association which aims to reduce the number of strokes across Wales.
Diabetes is a condition caused by too much sugar in your blood. Having diabetes almost doubles your risk of stroke.
About 80% strokes are caused by a blocked blood vessel. One third of these patients have a blockage of a large blood vessel in the neck or brain known as large artery occlusion stroke (LAOS).
Announcing the first of our new Priority Programme Awards
Postgraduate Fellow: Mr Graham McClelland (TSA PGF 2015-01)
High blood pressure is one of the biggest risk factors for stroke. It is a contributing factor in around half of all strokes.
Universty of Oxford News Release:Immediate aspirin after mini-stroke substantially reduces risk of major stroke
How important is the relationship between therapist and stroke survivor in rehabilitation of language ability?
Non-invasive brain stimulation to improve word finding abilities in stroke survivors