Day of the Stroke

Day of the Stroke

On Monday 4th December 2017 6am I woke up suddenly from a deep sleep feeling that I was suddenly going to be sick. I sat up and got out of bed toppling slightly into the bedroom wall. I kind of staggered to the bedroom door managing to open it and through into the...
Day Two – Hospital Awakening

Day Two – Hospital Awakening

I would say it was an early start at 6am with nurses entering our room but I am not sure I managed to get much sleep the night before as several of the other Stroke patients were not as fortunate as myself and either clearly did not know that they were in hospital let...
My Stroke Guide

My Stroke Guide

My Stroke Guide is an online self -management tool to support people who have been affected by stroke 24/7. If you know someone affected by stroke who could benefit from joining this digital community and accessing the resources available? #teamstroke Stroke...
Communication problems after stroke

Communication problems after stroke

“Communication problems after stroke” This is one of many fabulous guides produced by the Stroke Association. I did not read it at first as my speech had returned to those that did not know me. However I found it hard to explain why I was getting so tired...