I was 31 and I had a 4 year old daughter. I was driving her to dance class and all of the sudden I wasn't able to see my rear view mirror. I knew something was wrong.
Hello everyone! 63 years old here, and on July 14 of 2015 I went to Wal-Mart with my 28 year old Son to buy groceries. Things were going well. I work in a newborn nursery as a full time R.N.
I am a mother, a daughter and a sister. And I am a three-year Stroke Survivor. I can remember every detail of that day in October, 2012 when I was in my closet ..
At 22 I just graduated college landed my first teaching job and began the next chapter of my life, or so I thought.
“This stroke will not break me” … this is my mantra that I repeat at each step as I train to run my first marathon, the TCS New York City marathon on November 1st, 2015.
My name is James, I had a stroke 10 years ago. I was in the hospital for 225 days and nonverbal for 3.5 months. I was sent home in a wheel chair with only the use of my non-dominant arm.
I had a Brain Stem Stroke (Basilar Artery Occlusion) on April 29th, 2014. I was 28 years old. This is my story of what happened.
A Little Background
I have had 2 strokes..the 1st was 2003..I was 34....second ..day after my 47 birthday. .I was so angry. .because I knew what was happening.
As an airline crewmember I traveled 5-6 days a week this week was no different other than the nagging migraine & shoulder /neck pain which I assumed was just exhaustion.
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