Stroke Survivor Stories
Introducing the Life After Stroke Series:
Hear from stroke survivors Diana Wong Ramos, Portugal; Jurg Schwyter, Switzerland; Grethe Lunde, Norway; and Hrvoje Jurlina, Croatia about their experiences of life after stroke.
Alexia Kountouri had a stroke in May 2015 whilst she was studying for a PhD in the UK. Her right side was paralysed and she had to give up her studies. Alexia is now an Ambassador for stroke in Cyprus.
Diana Wong Ramos
Diana Wong Ramos had a Cerebral Venous Thrombosis stroke when she was 34 years old and working as a journalist-editor for a magazine in Portugal. Watch this extended version of the conversation between Diana and therapist, Ana Carvalheira, from 20 May event.
Listen to Vesna, N Macedonia, Jana, Czech Republic and Nejla, Turkey talk about their experiences of being carers for stroke survivors.