British Heart Foundation – Who we are

British Heart Foundation – Who we are https://www.bhf.org.uk/donate Our vision is of a world in which people do not die prematurely of heart disease. We’ll achieve this through pioneering research, vital prevention activity and ensuring quality care and support for everyone living with heart disease. You can read about who we are, find out about…

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How the 2018 Mum Ball is working to help stroke victims

How the 2018 Mum Ball is working to help stroke victims Speed is of the essence when it comes to treating stroke victims. That’s why this year’s Chrysanthemum Ball project is focused on raising funds to add a Neurointerventional Biplane Angiography System to the current suite of stroke treatment options available at Martin Health System.…

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When stroke becomes dementia. Dr. Amy Brodtmann Lecture

When stroke becomes dementia. Dr. Amy Brodtmann Lecture People typically have problems with thinking, speech and memory immediately after a stroke – but they usually recover. But one in three stroke survivors – even those who make a good recovery – slides into dementia. It might take two or three years to occur and the…

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