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Lower-you-risk-of-stroke-headline-smallerJanuary 5 2015

A major public awareness campaign to raise awareness of high risk factors for stroke will include the involvement of community pharmacies in Wales.

The National Pharmacy Association says the campaign in pharmacies will run from February 2 to March 31 and will draw attention to risks such as high blood pressure, atrial fibrillation and transient ischaemic attacks through a patient quiz.

Also involved in the campaign, which is being launched by the Welsh Government and the Stroke Association in Wales will be media coverage including bus advertising, GP activity, library promotion, and public led activity by the Stroke Association.

The NPA says that further details will be sent to pharmacy contractors by Community Pharmacy Wales.

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NPA announcement

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