Stroke Education Video Series

Staying at Lakeridge Health? You can watch these videos for free on your bedside TV unit. If you aren't sure how, please ask a member of your care team as we are happy to help.

Avoid or Reduce Shoulder Pain (1m 57s)


If your shoulder hurts, you're not alone.

Many stroke survivors have shoulder pain. After a stroke, weakness in your shoulder muscles can cause pain in that joint.

In this video, you'll learn ways to lessen your shoulder pain on your impaired side or even prevent it altogether.

Communicating After Stroke: Aphasia (2m 53s)


Aphasia is a communication disorder caused by damage to the part of the brain that controls language.

In this video, you'll learn about:

  1. The two common types of Aphasia and how they affect your communication.
  2. Communication tips to use if you or someone you know has Aphasia.

Meet Lakeridge Health's Stroke Team (3m 23s)


During your stay at Lakeridge Health, a team of experts from different professions will be looking after you following a stroke.

In this video, you'll meet a few of them and see how they can help you.

Video Series 

You can watch all of our stroke education videos on this YouTube playlist.

We are continuing to produce additional videos for this series. If there's a topic you would like to see, please let a member of your care team know. We welcome your suggestions!