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Stroke Foundation

The Stroke Foundation is a national not-for-profit organisation that works with stroke survivors, carers, health professionals, government and the public to reduce the impact of stroke on the Australian community.

They offer a voice of stroke in Australia. The Stroke Foundation's mission is to stop stroke, save lives and end suffering.

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Last reviewed: July 2018

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Treatment for stroke Stroke Foundation - Australia

Information about stroke

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Exercise | enableme - stroke recovery and support

Exercise is a very important part of stroke recovery and it also helps to reduce your risk of having another stroke. Find resources to get you moving again

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Vision loss after stroke fact sheet Stroke Foundation - Australia

Fact sheets and other stroke information

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Questions to ask | enableme - stroke recovery and support

If you or a loved one has had a stroke, you will have concerns about what lies ahead. It can be a challenging to get all of the information you need

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Young carers and family | enableme - stroke recovery and support

Being a young carer is a juggling act. Get help to balance commitments at home with school and work, social life, dating, relationships and life in general

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Vision and senses | enableme - stroke recovery and support

Stroke can affect our senses vision, hearing, smell, touch or taste. Find information and resources about common sensory changes after a stroke

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Help after stroke Stroke Foundation - Australia

Get help after stroke

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Prevent Stroke Stroke Foundation - Australia

Information about stroke

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Childhood stroke | enableme - stroke recovery and support

The effects of stroke are different for every child. Find information, tips and techniques for supporting your child after a stroke

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Early testing after stroke Stroke Foundation - Australia

Information about stroke

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