On Monday 16th June the Stroke Association were invited to share how research we funded has changed lives at the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Medical Research Summer Reception, entitled, "A Healthy Future for UK Medical Research".
Balance problems are common after a stroke, and feeling dizzy or unsteady can make it difficult to walk and move around. This guide has information about how stroke can affect your balance, what can help and how you can look after yourself.
Existing vision tests do not tell us how a patient’s life will be influenced by their vision problems. This project aims to understand how the results of vision tests relate to how stroke survivors will be able to function in their daily lives.
Care Provision, Unmet Need and Good Practice in Post-Stroke Vision Services in the UK
Comparing two treatment strategies in patients with visual problems after stroke
Diabetes is a condition caused by too much sugar in your blood. Having diabetes almost doubles your risk of stroke.
After a stroke, you may be eager to get back in the driving seat. However, strokes and TIAs can affect your ability to drive and there are procedures in place that you should follow if you want to drive again.
This is a very exciting time to join the Stroke Association and this post presents a real opportunity for an ambitious fundraising specialist to make their mark. Under the leadership of our CEO and Executive Director of Income Generation we are now developing a new strategy for doubling income from voluntary fundraising.
This is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic leader to join the Senior Management Team in Wales and drive our vision through our influencing work.
Improving our prediction of recovering language abilities after stroke