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Stroke Association comment on Lord John Prescott's stroke

Press releases   •   Jun 25, 2019 12:37 BST

We were very sad to hear that Lord Prescott has had a stroke. Unfortunately, he is one of the hundreds of thousands of people affected by stroke every year. Everyone at the Stroke Association sends their best wishes to Lord Prescott and his family...

​Sunderland fundraiser receives regional recognition

​Sunderland fundraiser receives regional recognition

Press releases   •   Jan 21, 2019 09:35 GMT

A Sunderland woman has received a Highly Commended Life After Stroke Award from the Stroke Association, in recognition of her outstanding fundraising efforts for the charity.

​Stockton-on-Tees child stroke survivor receives regional recognition

​Stockton-on-Tees child stroke survivor receives regional recognition

Press releases   •   Jan 21, 2019 09:12 GMT

A young stroke survivor from Stockton-on-Tees has received a Highly Commended Life After Stroke Award from the Stroke Association, in recognition of her courage after a stroke at just three years old.

​Research shows that a Resolution Run can cut your stroke risk

​Research shows that a Resolution Run can cut your stroke risk

Press releases   •   Jan 08, 2019 10:13 GMT

Training and taking part in a Resolution Run for the Stroke Association in York could reduce your risk of stroke by one fifth (20%) according to Tom Robinson, a leading Professor of Stroke Medicine at the University of Leicester.

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Stroke Association warns cuts to services will have a significant impact on Durham stroke survivors and carers

Stroke Association warns cuts to services will have a significant impact on Durham stroke survivors and carers

News   •   Mar 30, 2017 11:08 BST

​Peter Moore, Regional Director at the Stroke Association in the North East, comments on the impact of North Durham CCG and Durham Dales, Easington and Sedgefield CCG withdrawing the funding for the Stroke Association’s Stroke Recovery Service and Communication Support Service in County Durham and Darlington.

​Sunderland stroke survivor receives regional recognition

​Sunderland stroke survivor receives regional recognition

News   •   Jul 17, 2015 16:25 BST

A stroke survivor from Sunderland has received a Highly Commended Life After Stroke Award from the Stroke Association, in recognition of his courage and support for other stroke survivors.

​Whickham stroke survivor receives regional recognition

​Whickham stroke survivor receives regional recognition

News   •   Jul 17, 2015 16:23 BST

A Whickham stroke survivor has received a Highly Commended Life After Stroke Award from the Stroke Association, in recognition of her courage and determination.

​Washington two year old stroke survivor receives regional recognition

​Washington two year old stroke survivor receives regional recognition

News   •   Jul 17, 2015 16:20 BST

Two year old stroke survivor, Emma Rose Willis, from Washington has received a Highly Commended Life After Stroke Award from the Stroke Association.