Helping you with your own stroke recovery

  • Stroke information

    Find factsheets, resources and tools to help you understand how stroke affects people, and how to get help or to help yourself

  • Latest podcast

    Emotional and personality changes

    In this episode, we talk about how having a stroke can affect your emotions and personality, and sometimes these changes stick around.

    Emotional and personality changes

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  • Partner product

    MedAdvisor App

    The Stroke Foundation has partnered with MedAdvisor, a FREE app, to help you organise and order your medications, from your smart phone, tablet or computer by connecting you to your local pharmacy. With MedAdvisor, you can pre-order your medications; receive reminders about when to take your medications or when to fill a script; and manage the medications of loved ones. 

    Join or find out more about MedAdvisor.

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  • Word of the day

    Continence

    Automatic control of bladder and bowel function.


    For similar information see Incontinence

    Continence means being able to control when you go to the toilet. 

    It is an automatic function that you don’t have to think about.


    See Incontinence