Stroke News

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More than half of stroke patients attend hospital too late

New Irish National Audit of Stroke -stroke patients attending hospital too late for treatment

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Stroke News   |   16th Dec 2020

New F.A.S.T. Stroke campaign highlights importance of Time

New F.A.S.T. Campaign to raise awareness of the signs of stoke and importance of getting urgent medical attention

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Stroke News   |   23rd Nov 2020

Stroke rate ‘tsunami’ predicted by 2030

New research predicts huge increase in stroke cases in Ireland by 2030

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Stroke News   |   9th Nov 2020

Join the MoveMent for World Stroke Day 2020

n World Stroke Day, the World Stroke Organisation is encouraging everyone to get active and “Join the MoveMent” to reduce the risk of stroke.

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Stroke News   |   29th Oct 2020

Care Free - A stroke survivor's tale of life during Covid

Stroke survivor Joe Vanek shares his tips on ways to fly solo under the COVID cloud.

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Coronavirus News   |   20th Oct 2020

Thrombectomy service goes from strength to strength

The 2019 National Thrombectomy Report shows an increase in the number of thrombectomies carried out in Dublin and Cork

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Stroke News   |   18th Sep 2020

Checking your blood pressure at home

Learn how to measure your own blood pressure at home

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Heart News   |   1st Jul 2020

When stroke strikes twice at the age of 34

For new dad Enda McDermott the new Irish Heart Foundation stroke check in service has been a lifeline

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Coronavirus News   |   30th Jun 2020