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Stroke

Life after a stroke

Read about how to recover from the effects of a stroke with information and advice from stroke survivors, doctors and therapists.

Some stroke survivors can't see fear

Damage in some areas of the forebrain may prevent some stroke survivors from being able to recognise anger, disgust and fear, emotions that are related to assessing threats, a small study indicates.

Singing may help stroke victims

According to a new study, singing helps some stroke patients suffering from non-fluent aphasia - severe difficulties with speech - re-learn how to speak.

Being fit may aid stroke recovery

Doctors have long known that regular exercise can help lower the risk of stroke, but a new study suggests that people who are physically fit also have better odds of recovery if they do suffer a stroke.

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