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​Buxton fundraiser to run the length of Britain barefoot for charity

​Buxton fundraiser to run the length of Britain barefoot for charity

Press Releases   •   May 26, 2015 15:27 BST

Aleks Kashefi, 37, from Buxton, is preparing to take on the most gruelling challenge of his life – running the entire length of Britain barefoot.

​Support for stroke survivors in Northampton grows with launch of new group

​Support for stroke survivors in Northampton grows with launch of new group

Press Releases   •   May 22, 2015 15:55 BST

A new support group for stroke survivors has launched in Northampton and is inviting residents to come along to a Sip for Stroke fundraiser during Action on Stroke Month.

​Stroke Association Makes May Purple in Liverpool

​Stroke Association Makes May Purple in Liverpool

Press Releases   •   May 22, 2015 15:43 BST

The Stroke Association will take over Liverpool’s Church Street on Friday 29 May to Make May Purple for stroke, when they’ll hold their Stroke in the City event to mark Action on Stroke Month.

​Miss Lincolnshire calls on the region to Make May Purple for stroke

​Miss Lincolnshire calls on the region to Make May Purple for stroke

Press Releases   •   May 14, 2015 09:59 BST

Miss Lincolnshire, Siana Hemmings, has joined forces with the Stroke Association, to Make May Purple for Action on Stroke Month 2015.

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BBC Radio Four's More or Less - the Stroke Association responds

News   •   May 15, 2015 16:39 BST

BBC Radio Four’s More or Less investigates the stroke data used in a Stroke Association press release on 12 May 2015 highlighting working age stroke.

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'not just a funny turn' event at The Scottish Parliament

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Mini-stroke and stroke survivor: Dave

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Dave was juggling a family and a demanding job. He had no idea what a mini-stroke was when he woke up and his arm was numb.

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Carer for a mini-stroke survivor: Jean

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Jean’s husband Michael has had a number of mini-strokes in the last couple of Here Jean explains how the experience has changed both thei...

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Mini-stroke survivor: Mark

Mini-stroke survivor: Mark

In 2011 Mark, 28, had a TIA after he was hit by a car whilst walking home from work. Paramedics took Mark to hospital where he was kept i...

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Facts and figures about stroke and TIA/mini-stroke
Our new booklet on mini-stroke is available to download

The booklet explains what a mini-stroke is, the symptoms to look out for and what action to take if you or someone else show any signs of stroke.

Not Just a Funny Turn: the real impact of TIA

Not Just a Funny Turn: the real impact of TIA

Documents   •   May 01, 2014 09:00 BST

Between October and December 2013 the Stroke Association ran a survey to ask people about their experiences of TIA. Our campaign briefing, Not Just a Funny Turn, is based on what they told us.

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