I created this site to share my experience in the hope it can help raise awareness and benefit other stroke survivors.

Saturday, September 12, 2020

It was pretty nice to be asked to speak with Bill Gasiamis, founder of Recovery After Stroke podcast this week, discussing my stroke.

It was the first time I featured a podcast - my debut - and I was pretty nervous - especially I was speaking ‘off the c...

Thursday, September 3, 2020

After my stroke, my inpatient rehab occupational therapist - Bianca - tried to get me to consider getting orthopaedic type-velcro shoes, however I wasn’t interested and thought there had to be a way for me to wear my own shoes and tie up laces with one...

Sunday, August 9, 2020

I was 12 years old when I started wearing glasses and I was 20 years old when I started wearing contact lenses. Luckily, my prescription is relatively low (I think 2 or 3) so I can see okay but I need glasses or contact lenses for driving, playing and w...

Tuesday, August 4, 2020

I started this blog a few years ago and the aims were to try to document my recovery, but also to raise awareness of stroke and help other stroke survivors. One important page in the blog/website is called ‘Handy Hints’.


Lots of s...

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

'Yes, there are two paths you can go by but in the long run, there's still time to change the road you're on - and it makes me wonder'... (Led Zeppelin - Stairway To Heaven)

My life was planned out nicely six years ago - a new seven-month baby and a bigg...

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Paul Fink is lucky to be alive. His family was nearly torn apart when - aged just 34, he suffered a massive stroke.

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