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

Monday, September 16, 2019

‘One in three people experience depression at some point during the five years after their stroke. Depression and anxiety are very common after a stroke.’ - Stroke Foundation 


I am lucky to have never depressive thoughts pre, and post my stroke bu...

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Modern medicine and technological advances in recovery is always evolving, and definitely helping me to able to make my life easier and better. 

Being a social person, I used technology for almost everything prior to my stroke - including my work, at hom...

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

I was very active life before my stroke. Growing up, my two older brothers (Steven and Ronnie) were always playing sport mainly basketball, footy, cricket and I love running. I was not injury-prone but I was accustomed to injuries and physio treatments....

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Strokes are life-changing events. In my situation, my son (Oscar) was six-month-old after my stroke happened, consequently can't compare what having a stroke would be if you weren't a parent. But for me, having a family gave goals, motivation and direct...

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

My stroke affected lots of people and were traumatised with situation - especially my wife, family and friends. 

I am very (I mean very, very) fortunate to have missed the gory parts of my stroke because my deteriorating brain was damaged very quickly. E...

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  About Me  

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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