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Stroke Information

What is a stroke?

Strokes are very common.  In the UK, over 100,000 people have a stroke or mini-stroke every year.  Most people who have strokes are over 65, but one in four strokes happen in younger people.  That’s nearly 40,000 people a year including several hundred children.

This video contains more information about stroke and how it affects other young stroke survivors.

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