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 Gloucestershire

Headway Gloucestershire is a small local charity whose mission is to try to make a positive difference to the survivors of acquired brain injury, their partners, families, friends and carers by providing services for them. more about Headway Gloucestershire

Latest Stroke Articles

26 June 2016

Here are some links to different websites who've had a stroke and written a blog or a website. These links are really inspirational. If you want a link to your blog/website, just Contact Me now. Here they... more Stroke Articles

Stroke Videos

Young Stroke Survivors with Aphasia - Laura

Her name is Laura! She's 27. Five years ago, she was hit by a drunk driver. She had a stroke. She has aphasia.

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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... 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

Dan Fivey Personal Training
Dan Fivey is a personal trainer and has an Anti Gravity Treadmill in his studio to help people walk again....

English Federation of Disability Sport
There are around 11 million disabled people in the UK. Less than two in ten disabled people in England... more in the Stroke Directory