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Bristol stroke survivor prepares for gruelling marathon challenge

Bristol stroke survivor prepares for gruelling marathon challenge

May 22, 2017 12:36 BST
A Bristol stroke survivor is preparing to tackle a seven day, six-stage, 230km race thr...

Oxford best friends take a Step Out for Stroke in Abingdon

Oxford best friends take a Step Out for Stroke in Abingdon

May 19, 2017 16:28 BST
A stroke survivor from Oxford is set to take part in the Stroke Association’s Step Out ...

Mislocalized calcium channel causes insulin secretion defect in diabetes

May 19, 2017 07:50 BST
Researchers from Uppsala University have studied betacells of type-2 diabetic donors, a...

​Stroke survivors tee off in Blackburn

​Stroke survivors tee off in Blackburn

May 17, 2017 14:07 BST
The Stroke Association in Blackburn has teamed up with England Golf to provide golf cou...

Halton stroke survivors get creative for Make May Purple

Halton stroke survivors get creative for Make May Purple

May 17, 2017 13:52 BST
​Halton stroke survivors have been getting creative during Make May Purple with a range...

​Stroke Association set to Make May Purple in Sheffield

​Stroke Association set to Make May Purple in Sheffield

May 17, 2017 11:19 BST
The Stroke Association will take over the Sheffield Winter Garden on Tuesday 23 May, to...

​Survivors take a Step Out for Stroke in Middlesbrough

​Survivors take a Step Out for Stroke in Middlesbrough

May 16, 2017 12:25 BST
The Stroke Association is hosting a Step out for Stroke walk at Stewarts Park, Middlesb...

Emirates Spinnaker Tower lights up purple to celebrate Make May Purple

Emirates Spinnaker Tower lights up purple to celebrate Make May Purple

May 16, 2017 11:35 BST
Emirates Spinnaker Tower shone brightly in purple on Saturday 13 May 2017 to mark the S...

Stroke Association invites local residents to the launch of a new support service

Stroke Association invites local residents to the launch of a new support service

May 16, 2017 11:30 BST
The Stroke Association in East Sussex is inviting local residents to the launch event o...

​Shipley woman tackles a 5km run a day to Make May Purple for Stroke

​Shipley woman tackles a 5km run a day to Make May Purple for Stroke

May 15, 2017 15:33 BST
Rebecca Hanson, 33 from Shipley, is taking on a 5km run every day throughout May, to he...