2017 STROKE REPORT

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The Heart & Stroke Foundation 2017 Stroke Report reveals gaps in the recovery and support services for Canadians who experience stroke. Many individuals who experienced stroke need assistance with their daily activities such as eating, bathing and dressing. However, “hidden” deficits such as depression and memory difficulties also significantly impact the lives of these individuals. These issues are not well understand and overall needs of stroke survivors are not being met.

Read the full report here.

http://www.heartandstroke.ca/what-we-do/media-centre/news-releases/help-wanted-needs-not-being-met-for-canadians-living-with-stroke