News

Read the latest news about My Stroke Guide and other topics like stroke research and finding support.

Platinum Jubilee Champion Award recipients

Platinum Jubilee Champion Awards

Ashley

We are delighted to announce that three stroke support group volunteers have been awarded Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Champion Awards for outstanding contributions as volunteers. We want to share with you their stories.  

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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 1926-2022

A statement of condolence

Alex

All of us at the Stroke Association are incredibly saddened to learn of the death of our Patron Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

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Stroke news roundup: August 2022

Ashley

Our monthly news roundup for August features information about new services, some medical updates and a bit about weddings.

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Dr Sanjeev Nayak performing a thrombectomy

Saving brains: a campaign for improved thrombectomy access

Ashley

Thrombectomy saves brains and changes lives. So why are so many people missing out?

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Stroke news roundup: July 2022

Ashley

July was a month full of stroke news. The papers were full of stories about new research and procedures.

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Stroke news roundup: June 2022

Ashley

There are so many stories in the news about stroke, it can be hard to keep track. In our monthly news roundups we pull together a selection from the previous month to share. 

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Amazing Brains: Thinking and memory after stroke

Ashley

Amazing Brains is an event where researchers can celebrate and share their progress in stroke research.

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Aphasia Awareness Month: Resources to help you get online

Ashley

This article has information about online tools for people with aphasia. There is also information about how businesses can help people with aphasia.

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Stroke news roundup: May 2022

Ashley

Every month we publish a collection of the stroke stories making headlines. This month our roundup focuses on raising awareness.

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Stroke news roundup: April 2022

Ashley

There are countless stories in the news about stroke every month. In our monthly roundup, we select a handful of the ones that we found most interesting and important.

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