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New figures show larger proportion of strokes in the middle aged

The Act FAST campaign has re-launched urging people to call 999 if they notice even one of the signs of a stroke in themselves, or in others.

In England, one in six people will have a stroke in their lifetime, and new statistics released by PHE show that 57,000 people had their first stroke in 2016. It is estimated that around 30% of people who have a stroke will go on to experience another stroke. More....