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Surviving a Stroke

(2006)
A non fiction book by

 
 
"Stroke is by its nature an isolating disease... It is the cruellest and loneliest of all afflictions."
In January 2003, at the age of 50, Mike Ripley had a stroke. This is his story of the stroke itself and the next year in the recovery process, together with loads of practical tips and advice for anyone else recovering from a stroke:
Coping with memory loss, slow thought processes, clumsiness, vertigo and other long term effects of a stroke.
Dealing with depression and the emotional aftermath.
Learning to live with hypertension and how to reduce your blood pressure.
Finding the right medication.



Used availability for Mike Ripley's Surviving a Stroke

Hardback Editions

April 2007 : UK Hardback
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Title: Surviving a Stroke
Author(s): Mike Ripley
ISBN: 0-7531-5671-7 / 978-0-7531-5671-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Publishing
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Paperback Editions

January 2010 : Paperback
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Title: Surviving a Stroke
Author(s): Mike Ripley
ISBN: 8130914956 / 978-8130914954
Publisher: VIVA BOOKS PRIVATE LIMITED
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January 2008 : UK Paperback
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Title: Surviving a Stroke (Isis (Paperback Large Print))
Author(s): Mike Ripley
ISBN: 0-7531-5672-5 / 978-0-7531-5672-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Large Print Books
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January 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: Surviving A Stroke: Recovering and Adjusting to Living with Hypertension
Author(s): Mike Ripley, Richard Craze, Roni Jay
ISBN: 0-9548219-8-X / 978-0-9548219-8-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: White Ladder Press Ltd
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