Press Releases

Rwanda: impressive decline in child mortality including differences between social groups

Sep 25, 2015 10:36 BST
After the genocide in the mid-1990s, Rwanda initiated major social and health reforms t...

​Worcester man completes 3,000 mile motorcycle ride for the Stroke Association

​Worcester man completes 3,000 mile motorcycle ride for the Stroke Association

Sep 25, 2015 10:20 BST
Alex Husband, 44, from Leigh, has successfully completed a 3,000 mile long road motorcy...

Thousands of atrial fibrillation (AF) patients in England are at risk of preventable stroke

Thousands of atrial fibrillation (AF) patients in England are at risk of preventable stroke

Sep 24, 2015 09:29 BST
An estimated 1.4 million people in England have atrial fibrillation (AF) yet over a thi...

​Life After Stroke grows in Stoke-on-Trent with charity gardening group

​Life After Stroke grows in Stoke-on-Trent with charity gardening group

Sep 23, 2015 14:41 BST
Green-fingered stroke survivors have overhauled the local community gardens at the Holl...

​Halesowen stroke survivor tackles Great Birmingham Run for the Stroke Association

​Halesowen stroke survivor tackles Great Birmingham Run for the Stroke Association

Sep 23, 2015 14:21 BST
A stroke survivor from Halesowen will take on the Great Birmingham Run on Sunday 18 Oct...

​Harrogate stroke survivor calls on people to ‘Give a Hand’

​Harrogate stroke survivor calls on people to ‘Give a Hand’

Sep 22, 2015 15:52 BST
Harrogate resident and stroke survivor Charles Spencer, 64, is challenging people acros...