Full report: Refurbished stroke unit reopens in Borders
A newly refurbished unit for stroke patients is now open for business in the Scottish Borders, and former patients have described the transformation as 'night and day'.
Its launch coincides with a campaign that is urging people to act fast if they suspect someone is having a stroke.
Kathryn Samson reports.
Stroke unit opens in the Borders
The recently refurbished NHS Borders Stroke Unit in Melrose has opened for business.
The new unit, based at the Borders General Hospital, will deliver a high level of care to patients who have suffered from strokes.