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 - InterAct Stroke Support

They are a stroke charity that take professional actors into hospitals and stroke clubs to work with stroke survivors, helping to alleviate depression and stimulate those all-important neural pathways.

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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

ACT FAST

ACT F.A.S.T. is a national government campaign aimed at helping people to recognise the signs of stroke, and act to save lives and reduce the damage caused.

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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

Counselling Directory
Counselling Directory is a confidential service that encourages those in distress to seek help. The directory...

Rosemarie Mason
She is a HANDLE (Holistic Approach to NeuroDevelopment and Learning Efficiency) Practitioner. HANDLE...

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