Twenty years ago, Lisa Ogun, 47, had a stroke that left her with chronic pain. Since then, she’s continued to find new ways to manage her condition, including taking part in our Walk Your Way challenge.
Neil Johnson from Airdrie in Scotland had a stroke at the age of 32. The effects were devastating - he couldn’t walk or talk. After months of rehabilitation, Neil wants to raise awareness that a stroke happens in the brain and can happen to anyone of any age.
Clodagh suffered a stroke following a road traffic collision at work which left her with locked-in syndrome. Find out more about her incredible stroke strory and recovery journey.
Amber Garland had just finished her first year at university when she had several massive strokes. Learn more about her stroke experience and how she is recovering.
Grace was just 13 years old when she became her mum's full-time carer after she suffered a stroke. Find out more about Grace and her journey a a carer.
Neil was just 15 when a rugby tackle caused him to have a stroke. Read more about Neil and his recovery.
In March 2017, Kate had a life-changing stroke. Whilst she was in hospital recovering, her husband was also taken into hospital, seriously ill. Read Kate's stroke story.
Byrony had a stroke on Christmas Eve 2017, aged 24. Read more about Bryony and her stroke journey.
Michael Burns had two haemorrhagic strokes in two years. The strokes left him with lasting fatigue which has impacted his day to day life. Learn more about Michael's stroke story and how he manages the effects of his stroke.
Simon's mum had a massive stroke that turned both their worlds upside down. Find out more about Simon's stroke story.