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 - Northern Ireland Chest Heart & Stroke

NI Chest Heart & Stroke (NICHS) is a medical charity working for the prevention and alleviation of chest, heart and stroke illnesses in Northern Ireland. These illnesses account for more than 6,000 deaths every year.

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Latest Stroke Articles

Locked-In - Launching New Book

"In my head I'm screaming, but I know nothing's coming out. The three people at the foot of my bed are all staring at me with the same mix of pity and resignation. 'I'm here, Lili! It's still me. Look!'"

"I watch as she turns to the doctors. She's...

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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).

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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

More Rehab
More Rehab offers a high quality multidisciplinary therapy service to patients that require specialised...

Eastbourne Neuro Physio
Eastbourne Neuro Physio is a highly skilled and specialised adult neurological rehabilitation service...

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