Understanding your risk

Your risk of having a stroke is affected by how you live your life every day, such as by the foods you eat and how active you are.  Stroke can also be caused by things you cannot change, such as your age. The good news is that by making small changes to your lifestyle today you can reduce your chances of having a stroke now and in the future.

4 Key stroke risk factors you have the power to change:

Other factors that can play a part in stroke: