Around 30% of survivors experience pain after stroke. Post-stroke pain includes muscle and joint pain such as spasticity and shoulder pain. Learn about the causes and treatments.
The Stroke Priority Setting Partnership is being guided by a Steering Group. Members include people affected by stroke, health and social care professionals, and those in supporting roles. Where two people are named for one organisation, they are sharing one place.
Some people can experience post-stroke seizures. A small number of people go on to develop epilepsy, which is a tendency to have repeated seizures. Find out about the different types of seizures and how epilepsy is diagnosed and treated.
Our staff developed a set of principles that inform and shape our decisions as we implement our strategy.
We’re looking for one to two volunteers to support and facilitate My Stroke Guide.
We want to ensure that you have everything you need to make your event fun, but also to keep it safe and legal. Here's all the information we think you’ll need, but we are always here to help if you want further information or advice.
We are looking for one person to volunteer for us in East Lindsey, Lincolnshire. My Stroke Guide Buddies visit stroke survivors and their carers in a variety of locations and settings and introduce them to this online tool.
We are looking for one person over the age of 18 to volunteer for us in Corby, Northamptonshire. As a Key Voluntary Group Committee Member, you will organise and ensure the smooth running of voluntary groups and lead the team of volunteers.
Find out how stroke can affect your balance, what can help, and how to look after yourself if your balance has been affected by stroke.
Torpor is a natural state of reduced energy use and body temperature. This research will look at the effect of torpor on brain activity and function, and the amount of brain damage caused by ischaemic stroke.