1. recovery and rehab

Rehabilitation helps stroke survivors to regain independence and skills, and it supports recovery. From nurses to therapists, there are many people involvedRead more

2. In Hospital

The first stage of recovery from stroke typically begins in hospital. There are number of different tests that the medical team may decide to carry outRead more

3. Leaving Hospital

When an individual is discharged from hospital after stroke, the stroke team will decide what care is required. Ongoing rehabilitation at home may be necessaryRead more

4. Preparing the family

Stroke has a huge physical, mental and emotional toll on all involved. Some carers and family members find that their loved one acts differently after strokeRead more

5. Coping Strategies

Therapists and health workers work with stroke survivors and carers to improve recovery and reduce the risk of another stroke. A lot of motivation is requiredRead more