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How to cope with eating difficulties after a stroke

If you’ve had a stroke, or are looking after someone who has, keeping nourished can be a challenge. Senior Dietitian Victoria Taylor gives her advice.

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More stroke patients make it to Accident and Emergency

The number of people going to Accident and Emergency following a stroke has increased by over 30 per cent since 2009, according to new estimates.

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Statins reduce stroke risk in older people, suggests study

A French study, published in The BMJ, that followed almost 7,500 healthy people over 65 suggests that statins reduce stroke risk in this population by 30 per cent. We comment on the findings here.

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Do diet fizzy drinks cause stroke and dementia?

'Diet' or 'low-calorie’ soft drinks that contain artificial sweeteners could increase your risk of stroke, according to the latest news coverage. We look behind the headlines

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Hormone Replacement Therapy may increase risk of stroke, study claims

Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) does not protect post-menopausal women against cardiovascular disease and may increase risk of stroke, according to a study.

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Are diet drinks linked to heart and stroke risk?

Research has found a link between diet drinks and an increased risk of stroke, coronary heart disease and death. We look behind the headlines.

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Does stress increase the risk of heart disease and stroke?

BHF response to research finding that stress may increase the risk of heart disease and stroke.

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Increasing number of hospital visits for heart disease and stroke

The number of hospital visits due to heart disease and stroke has increased by 46,000 over the last three years.

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Does loneliness increase your risk of heart attack or stroke?

We report on a study that links loneliness and social isolation with an increased risk of a heart attack or stroke.

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Walking could reduce stroke risk in older men

Study suggests daily walk reduces stroke risk in older men.

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