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.
During February and March pharmacies across Wales are joining the Lower Your Risk of Stroke campaign, a partnership between Community Pharmacy Wales, Public Health Wales and the Stroke Association.
The Stroke Association has launched it's first Information Point in the UK with a shop in Flintshire.
Our campaign report on the real impact of mini-stroke (also known as transient ischaemic attack or TIA).
Browse through a list of organisations that can provide support and information about reducing the risk of stroke.
Gareth Davies had a stroke because of high blood pressure and is supporting a new campaign from the Stroke Association which aims to reduce the number of strokes across Wales.
Register your Know Your Blood Pressure event to receive an event welcome pack and our event guidelines, giving you all the information you need to organise a successful event.
Medical research is essential to develop new treatments and therapies for stroke so that patients in the UK can get the best possible care. Clinical trials are conducted to test whether a new medical intervention is safe and effective and these trials often rely on the participation of volunteer stroke survivors.
High blood pressure is one of the biggest risk factors for stroke. It is a contributing factor in around half of all strokes.
The Stroke Association has completed 15,000 blood pressure checks with Royal Mail employees.