A simple animation explaining what a stroke is, how to recognise the key symptoms, how it is treated, and what we can all do to prevent strokes from happening. We hope this video will be useful to you and those around you.
UPDATE: Now including subtitles in English, French, German, Italian, Russian and Spanish. Thank you to Trommons Translators and The Rosetta Foundation for providing the translations.
HealthSketch is a project set up by a group of UK junior doctors to convey health information in visually engaging ways, empowering us all to lead healthier lives. For more information, please visit:
Whiteboard Animation by Russ Law: firstname.lastname@example.org
All content, including graphics, audio, text, and links, is for information and education purposes only. This video should not be considered a substitute for professional medical care, so if you have further questions or concerns, please consult a medical professional.
Useful websites for further information:
Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland – Stroke Advice & Information (http://www.chss.org.uk/stroke)
Different Strokes – Support for Younger Stroke Survivors (http://www.differentstrokes.co.uk)
Stroke Association (https://www.stroke.org.uk/)