Can a drug commonly used for gout improve recovery and prevention of further stroke for stroke survivors?
This study looks at finding non-invasive brain stimulation to improve word-finding abilities in stroke survivors.
Home visits with stroke survivors are a routine part of occupational therapy. Can a virtual-reality-home help stroke survivors do better at home?
Find out more about the different types of stroke and why they happen.
After a stroke, you might have to think carefully about choosing the right accommodation for your support and care needs. This guide gives practical advice on choosing and funding good quality housing.
For many people, getting back behind the wheel is a big priority after a stroke if you need to drive for work, family life or leisure. This guide has information about how stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA) can affect your ability to drive. Plus details of how to inform the DVLA or DVA about your stroke.
A transient ischaemic attack or TIA (also known as a mini-stroke) is a major warning sign of a stroke. This guide explains what you can do to reduce your risk of a stroke.
This guide explains the link between high blood pressure and stroke, the medication used to treat it and some steps you can take to lower your blood pressure.
This leaflet explains why what you eat affects your risk of stroke and suggests some simple ways you can make your diet healthier.
You might be prescribed blood-thinning medication to reduce your risk of a TIA or stroke. This guide explains the two types of blood-thinning medication available, antiplatelets and anticoagulants, and how they are used after a stroke or for someone with atrial fibrillation.