Press Releases

Apr 14, 2015 09:54 BST Uppsala University Researchers at Uppsala University have, together with researchers from Turku and Bergen, discovered a new biomarker which makes it possible to identify women with uterine cancer who have a high risk of recurrence. The findings were recently published in the journal Gynecologic Oncology.

​Team Sandwell take on the Bridges for stroke

Apr 13, 2015 14:59 BST Stroke Association

​New stroke group launched for young stroke survivors in Bishops Stortford

Apr 13, 2015 14:48 BST Stroke Association

​Pinner resident takes on the Virgin Money London Marathon for stroke

Apr 09, 2015 15:00 BST Stroke Association

​Former paramedic takes to his bike for stroke

Apr 08, 2015 14:55 BST Stroke Association

​Enfield Grandson Takes on a Sporting Challenge with a Difference

Apr 08, 2015 14:54 BST Stroke Association

​Leeds daredevils conquer first ever Stroke Association abseil

Apr 01, 2015 11:57 BST Stroke Association More than 60 daredevils took a leap of faith and took part in a 269ft abseil in Leeds this weekend, to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

Stroke survivors entering care homes are missing out on crucial rehabilitation and being ‘written off’, the Stroke Association and Chartered Society of Physiotherapy are warning today

Apr 01, 2015 10:55 BST Stroke Association A survey found that 3 in 5 care homes are not following National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidelines that the needs of a stroke survivor must be assessed by a specialist within 72 hours of admission.

​Wythenshawe woman completes ‘two jumps’ in memory of her dad

Mar 24, 2015 16:20 GMT Stroke Association Linda Thorne, 28 from Wythenshawe, has bravely completed two ‘Jumps for Doug’ and raised almost £800 for the Stroke Association, in memory of her father who passed away after a stroke.

Craig’s marathon effort for Stroke

Mar 24, 2015 14:37 GMT Stroke Association Craig Davis, 30yrs old postman, from Uckfield, will be running the London Marathon for the Stroke Association this April. Craig is delighted to finally have a place after applying every year since he was 18 yrs old.