On Monday 16th June the Stroke Association were invited to share how research we funded has changed lives at the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Medical Research Summer Reception, entitled, "A Healthy Future for UK Medical Research".
When Dawn was seven years old, she was taken, without explanation, from her home in Jersey to Guy’s Hospital in London. She had difficulties with communication and so was sent away to a special needs school and also underwent some medical procedures, but was never told why.
Anyone can have a stroke, although there are some things that make you more at risk than others.
BBC 5 Live Daily looked at the great work we do in the Life After Stroke Centre. Find out more about some of the topics that were covered, including information on stroke, services near you and how you can support the charity.
Beat the Tide is our unique and challenging 10k run in the beautiful seaside resort of Hunstanton.
An informal space for stroke survivors aged 18-65 to meet new people, share experiences, and have access to support and information regarding stroke and recovery. Family members and carers welcome.
The UK Stroke Forum is a coalition of over 30 organisations all committed to improving stroke care in the UK. Submit your abstracts for consideration here.
In stroke survivors, does the clinical effectiveness of 6 months treatment with fluoxetine depend upon its effects on synaptic plasticity in the brain? Can a drug used for depression help stroke recovery by changing connections between brain cells?