Stroke News

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Atrial fibrillation - what you need to know

What is atrial fibrillation and why early detection and treatment is important.

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Stroke News   |   13th Nov 2018

Check your pulse to prevent a stroke

Irish Heart Foundation launches new campaign ‘Prevent a Stroke: Feel the Pulse, to highlight atrial fibrillation

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Stroke News   |   13th Nov 2018

More than 9,000 lives lost to cardiovascular disease in 2016

Latest CSO data shows more than 9,000 lives lost to cardiovascular disease in 2016

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Heart News   |   1st Nov 2018

We want people to know the name 'thrombectomy'

What is Thrombectomy?

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Stroke News   |   1st Nov 2018

What happens when you have a stroke in your sleep?

Heart of the Matter - wake-up stroke

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Stroke News   |   31st Oct 2018

Obsolete equipment to treat stroke a threat to patients

Irish Heart Foundation protests over threat to thrombectomy equipment

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Policy News   |   29th Oct 2018

Stroke survivors struggle with mental health difficulties

Mental health impact of stroke - World Mental Health Day 2018

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Stroke News   |   10th Oct 2018

1 in 2 women at risk of stroke, dementia or Parkinson's

New study suggests preventive strategies could more than halve the risk of neurological diseases

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Stroke News   |   8th Oct 2018