UTSpeaks: Broken Brains Breaking Hearts
Has stroke, one of Australia’s biggest killers, been pushed to the back of our minds?
Unable to swallow, unable to speak, struggling to breathe? Few choices remaining? A more comfortable ending? Your father or mother, sister, brother? Your child or you?
In partnership with the Stroke Foundation for National Stroke Week, this free interactive event highlights new directions in research promising better treatments for stroke survivors on their journey to recovery. It calls for greater awareness in Australia that people’s lives can be shattered by stroke at any age and offers fresh insights on protecting you and your family from the risk of stroke.