Find out more about the different types of stroke and why they happen.
The story of Martin, who had a stroke on Christmas day in 2009.
Information on Public Health England's Act FAST campaign. Could you recognise the signs of stroke?
The FAST test helps you understand the signs of stroke. If you or someone you know shows any of these signs, call 999.
The Stroke Association is the leading charity in the UK changing the world for people affected by stroke.
For a child, a friend or family member having a stroke can be overwhelming and confusing. This guide aims to explain in simple terms what a stroke is, why it happens, and how people recover from a stroke.
An ischaemic stroke happens when a blood clot, or other blockage, cuts off the blood supply to your brain. This is the most common type of stroke.
A haemorrhagic stroke is a stroke that is caused by bleeding in or around the brain. Although they are less common than strokes that are caused by a blockage, they can be much more serious.
Find out information on childhood stroke and where to find support.
This book tells you what care should be provided after stroke. It is written for people with stroke and their carers. It's a short, easy to read version of the detailed National Clinical Guideline for Stroke (5th edition), published by The Royal College of Physicians and commended for a BMA patient information award.