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World Stroke Organization

World Stroke Organization

  • World Stroke Day

    24th August 2022

    World Stroke Day 2022, a World Stroke Organization campaign, will continue to focus on stroke symptom awareness and the importance of seeking emergency medical treatment if you supspect stroke, promoting the power of saving #Precioustime

  • WSO 14th World Stroke Congress

    23rd June 2022

    World Stroke Organization (WSO) are hosting the 14th World Stroke Congress in Singapore, where the international stroke community will assemble to discuss reducing the burden of stroke by delivering improvements in prevention, treatment and support. 

  • 5 Ways You Can Support World Stroke Day

    22nd October 2021

    Stroke is the second leading cause of death in the world. But it doesn't have to be. Every year we need to spread awareness, discuss prevention and early detection of stroke. 

  • Join the Movement to prevent stroke!

    28th October 2020

    Over the last decade, the lifetime risk of stroke for people aged 35 and over has increased from 1 in 6 to 1 in 4. Yet, 90% of strokes are associated with mobidiable and preventable risk factors. This year's campaign focuses on exercise as a method of prevention. That's why the World Stroke Organization (WSO) is calling everyone to Join the MoveMent and be a part of the world's biggest dance chain on #WorldStrokeDay.