Anyone can have a stroke, although there are some things that make you more at risk than others.
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.
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.
Atrial fibrillation is a type of irregular heartbeat that can cause blood clots to form in your heart. Having atrial fibrillation increases your risk of stroke by five times.
The Stroke Association has completed 15,000 blood pressure checks with Royal Mail employees.
Cholesterol is a fatty substance that is found in our blood. Reducing your cholesterol level can reduce your risk of stroke.