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

Stroke Prevention

So far I have survived 5 strokes from 2008 - 2012. I have a Facebook page,!

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... more Stroke Articles

Stroke Videos

Life After Stroke Awards 2012

The Stroke Association's video on Life After Stroke Awards 2012.

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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

Specialists in accessible vehicles & adaptations. Elap designs, manufactures and install mobility products.

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heads up! Neuro-Rehab Ltd is one of the leading specialist providers of neurological physiotherapy. ... more in the Stroke Directory