Category Topics

About the forum

The forum is an online community for stroke survivors, carers, health professionals and all who have been touched by stroke.
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General

Use this space to talk about whatever comes to mind, for example, what you got up to at the weekend and any general news that interests you.
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About stroke

This category is for topics relating to stroke in general. You can share topics and issues around stroke and your recovery.
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Share your story

Use this discussion to introduce yourselves to the community, as well as share your story with others about your own stroke, or your loved one’s stroke.
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Aphasia and communication

Problems with communication are common after stroke. Discuss the issues you have encountered, and any goals you have achieved.
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Caring for someone

Caring for a stroke survivor can be a challenge. Here is your space to discuss any questions, concerns and needs you may have in providing essential support to a stroke survivor.
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Emotional effects

Stroke can have an impact on your mental health. Sharing your experience can help you and others manage the ups and downs.
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Getting active after stroke

Moving your body after stroke is not just important; it is essential to a stroke survivor’s road to recovery. Share your experience of exercising after stroke, and explore what other tips and advice others may have.
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Life after stroke

A stroke affects everyone differently. Use this space to discuss changes to your home, work, lifestyle, even holidays.
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Relationships

A stroke can put a strain on relationships, whether that be loved ones, friends or family, but it’s important to talk it out.
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Stroke research

Find out about opportunities to take part in stroke research and funding opportunities.
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