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 - Headway

Headway is a charity set up to give help and support to people affected by brain injury. Headway promotes understanding of all aspects of brain injury and provides information, support and services to people with a brain injury, their families and carers. more about Headway

Latest Stroke Articles

A New Series for The Undateables

They are having a new series of the BAFTA nominated The Undateables, a production by 'betty' for Channel 4.

Now in their fourth year they are continuing to make a vibrant, romantic and insightful documentary series which will follow disabled people... more Stroke Articles

Stroke Videos

Intro to Bioness H200 Hand Rehabilitation System

This video is an introduction to H200 Hand Rehabilitation System for hand paralysis.

This system by Bioness helps people with hand paralysis caused by damage to Central Nervous System (stroke).

...view more Stroke Videos

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... more about Chris Banting

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... more about Being Involved

Stroke Directory

Limbs Alive
Established in 2010, Limbs Alive specialises in the rehabilitation of the hand and arm for people of...

More Rehab
More Rehab offers a high quality multidisciplinary therapy service to patients that require specialised... more in the Stroke Directory