Can electrical stimulation of the leg alleviate bladder problems caused by stroke?
Pain after stroke is very common, but there are plenty of ways to manage and treat it. This guide provides information about the causes of different types of post-stroke pain, from headaches to joint pain and spasticity, and some of the treatments that can help.
Video interview highlights from ten key trials that presented at ESOC 2016.
Published in the medical journal, The Lancet, a new study suggests that, when combined, ten potentially modifiable risk factors account for 90% of strokes worldwide. The study was co-funded by the Stroke Association.
The Yeovil Stroke Club welcomes new members and offers a range of exciting activities including light physical exercise, table-top games, skittles and ten-pin bowling. They also have visiting speakers and outings to the seaside and other places of interest. In addition, they participate in fundraising activities for the club with the Stroke Association.
This study will explore what ‘confidence’ means to people who have had a stroke, the perceived barriers and what helps stroke survivors to regain confidence.
Behind much of our work is someone just like you. Our legacy giving team is here to help. We can offer you confidential advice, send you a free legacy pack and tell you more about the crucial role of legacy gifts as we work together to conquer stroke.
Volunteers are an essential part of the Stroke Association team and have an enormous impact on what we are able to achieve and the range of services and support we are able to provide. We are committed to providing the best volunteering experience that we can.
Thousands of lives a year could be changed thanks to a pilot research study by Imperial College which involves injecting a patient's stem cells into their brain.