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Life On a Plateau – Life after stroke and Covid anxieties

Stroke survivor Joe Vanek, reflects on life after stroke in the middle of a pandemic.

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Stroke News   |   22nd Mar 2021

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

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

Dispatches from the dark side of the moon – my stroke and me

Member of the Irish Heart Foundation stroke support group in Crumlin in Dublin, Joe Vanek, shares his personal experience of stroke.

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Stroke News   |   4th Jun 2020

Community stroke services essential in the era of Covid-19

Early Supported Discharge (ESD) and community stroke services are essential services

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Coronavirus News   |   6th May 2020

Access to neurological services worse than during recession

A new survey has found the percentage of people with a neurological condition who cannot access vital services has more than doubled since 2011.

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Stroke News   |   19th Mar 2020

Music therapy can help stroke patients

New study finds music therapy is beneficial for stroke patients

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Stroke News   |   11th Mar 2020

Donegal stroke patients have less chance of survival

Letterkenny University Hospital in Donegal is the only acute hospital in the country treating stroke without a stroke unit

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Stroke News   |   28th Jan 2020

Exercising with a disability post stroke

Exercising with a disability post stroke

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Stroke News   |   11th Sep 2019

Preparing for a Care Planning or Family Meeting post stroke

What is a Care Planning or Family Meeting and how to prepare

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Stroke News   |   23rd Aug 2019

Reduction in stroke deaths welcome

Fall in stroke deaths welcome but progress may be lost due to lack of rehabilitation services

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Stroke News   |   8th Jul 2019