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Different Strokes

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Confused about Strokes

Hi. I am aware of what a stroke is and I have worked with individuals that have ...

Do you have Atrial Fibrillation and live in Leeds?

My name is Emily, I'm a pharmacist working in Leeds supporting doctors surgeries...

Support for young stroke survivor

Hi my name is Sue I’ve joined today to try and get some support for my daughter...

Need Advice

My 88 year old mother had a massive stroke back in September 2021. She was left...

Hi everyone, does anyone know of any charities that accept old helmets for neurological reasons ie: following a craniotomy for safety

Old helmets Brain injury Craniotomy

Pfo

Has anyone with a pfo had the operation to have the hole closed thankyou

TIA

Hi I am a 37 year old that had a TIA in February (temporary loss of vision in le...

Memory issues after right sided stroke

Hi I had a stroke 3yr ago, I’ve struggled with memory issues since. It was a rig...

Difficulty reading

Hi I had a massive stroke 3yrs ago, at age 52. My hospital wanted to fly me to K...

Life after stroke

My stroke was Aug 2017. My life and family have been devastated. I had an amazin...

Massive reaction to clopidogrel and pravastatin

I had a TIA I was put on pravastatin and clopidogrel. After a few day I started...

I guess it freaked me out ???

I stopped in at the emergency room on the walk to work having difficulty walking...

Damage to Basal Ganglia

Had a cardiac arrest in December 2020 and then suffered a TIA in February 2021. ...

Support for vision loss

Hi everyone. I'm new to this group and I'm hoping I might be able to get some ad...

PFO after Echo Bubble - anyone else?

Hi all! Hope you’re keeping well. I’ve recently had a bubble echo undertaken by ...

Could this be a stroke? Please help.

Around 3 months ago, I had an incident of high BP around 170-180/110. I felt som...

Alternatives to Atorvastatin

Hi all, long story short, I was placed on Atorvastatin I. February after a Cardi...

Raised LFT due to Statins

Hi all, Had my bloods done last week and was told I had a raised LFT of 96. Had ...

Rivaroxaban

Hello all just been diagnosed with Atrial fibrillation following Investigations ...

Stroke

Hi I’m Derren, I had a stroke in November, which has affected my visual field, d...

Can I have the COVID-19 jab, I’m on atorvastatin, chlopidegrel and lansoprazole after a stroke in November

Can I have COVID-19 jab still I’m taking atorvastatin, chlopidegrel and lansopra...

Stroke doesn’t qualify for vaccine category 6??

Hi, I was just wondering if anyone else has been told by their surgery their st...

Stroke from covid/ventilator

Hi there, I thought I would post in this group to maybe get an answer. My dad w...

Help with sara steady can we transfer from room to room

Hi my 87yrs grandad has recently came home from hospital after 8 long months we ...

Incapacitated Stroke Survivor ready for home

Hi I am in a real quandry. I really need some advice please. My brother is 50 ye...

Does anyone else have drop foot

I was told I was expected to make s full recovery when I had my stroke. But I'm ...

Driving licence revoked after a stroke

Strokes can cause a permanent defect in your vision and, if you are a car driver...

Limbo

My last post was discarded when i opened the camera app and the page restrarted....

2 months post op. Doctors are predicting dementia? Could stroke cause dementia?

Following mums heart operation and bilateral strokes , doctors said its delirium...

Left sided nerve pain post stroke

Hi I had a medulla stroke in 2016 after dissecting the corotid and vertrabal Ar...
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