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 - Fighting Strokes

The Fighting Strokes charity aims to empower and inspire those affected by all brainstem stroke and locked-in syndrome to promote better recovery, especially in the young. more about Fighting Strokes

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... more Stroke Articles

Stroke Videos

The New WalkAide System

The New WalkAide System is a sophisticated functional electrical stimulation (FES) device for the treatment of foot drop caused by upper motor neuron injury, such as a Stroke (CVA).

Utilising a patented tilt sensor technology, the WalkAide stimulates...

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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

The Good Care Group
There may come a time when families have to choose to seek professional and specialist care for their...

Medicotech Ltd is a customer focussed company based in Milton Keynes, centrally in the UK. Their aim... more in the Stroke Directory