A guide for family, friends and carers of people who have had a stroke, from the Stroke Association. Packed with information about the emotional impact of stroke, rehabilitation and recovery, and the support available to carers.
At just 23 years old, Emily Curry had a stroke while at work. She reflects on her life a year after her stroke.
‘Invisible impairments’ can make it difficult for stroke survivors to maintain a job, according to a study from the University of Cambridge and Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).
This guide provides information about why someone might not survive a stroke, and the emotional impact on family and carers.