myStroke ...every stroke is unique

A stroke can happen to anyone, any age, with no warning whatsoever. This website is to help other people who've had a stroke, their family or carers or people who want to find out more information on strokes.

On myStroke there is lots of information, stroke articles, stroke videos, a directory, charities, news and much more. This is a fluid concept so you can have a say about anything and help this website going forward.

myStroke ...every stroke is unique.



Featured Stroke Charity - The Stroke Association

The Stroke Association is the major stroke charity in the UK. Every year an estimated 150,000 people in the UK have a stroke. Of all people who suffer from a stroke, about a third are likely to die within the first 10 days, about a third are likely to make a recovery within one month and about a third...

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Latest Stroke Articles

Stroke Prevention

So far I have survived 5 strokes from 2008 - 2012. I have a Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/bypops!

I am learning Nuance's Naturally Speaking so won't have to type any more, my left hand is most affected. We all have to fight to educate!

I...

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Stroke Videos

Functional Application of Saebo

Variety of functional tasks can be completed inside and outside the home as part of the user's rehabilitation. This stroke survivor demonstrates what he can achieve with his SaeboFlex.

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About Me

Hi, my name's Chris Banting. I had 2 strokes in February 2010 when I was 29 years old - 3 days apart. The latter stroke was so severe (which is a bleed to the brain) that for 2 days it was touch and go whether I would survive or not, but I did! The strokes damaged the left side of the brain so my...

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Be Involved

Your input is invaluable. Without you being involved, it would be just me, and that's no fun! I really want to hear from you! You can suggest anything - a new section, a new article, videos, an organisation...

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Stroke Directory

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LBhealthcare is a revolutionary healthcare service offering you instant, convenient access to a range...

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heads up! Neuro-Rehab Ltd is one of the leading specialist providers of neurological physiotherapy. ...

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