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Corinne K
A Survivor

I am a stroke survivor due to having brain surgery-- the swelling of my brain caused it. I woke up 6am on April 24, 2009 100% paralyzed on my right side.

Virginia C
A Survivor

No one in the house knew why I was walking into walls,nor could they make out why I was jibbering like a baby.In Feb 2006 I suffered a severe brain injury that left me in a coma for some time.

Carlos p
A Survivor

A SCARY MOMENT NOT ONLY FOR ME BUT FOR MY FAMILY OCTOBER 16 OF 2009 .WENT TO MY GIRL FRIENDS HOUSE I REMEMBER IT WAS A COLD NIGHT I WAS INSTALLING KITCHEN CABINETS.MY FRIEND WAS BY MY SIDE WHEN THA

Marcus R
A Survivor

A STROKE? SO WHAT? BY MARCUS E. ROSENLEHNER, APRIL 2009 "What shall I wear today? Yes, the blue suit," I thought before stepping into the bathtub to take my morning shower.

Terre M
A Healthcare Professional or Support Group

I am a medically retired forensic/clinical scientist who volunteers with my dog as a therapy dog team visiting brain injury and oncology unit children.

Luis M
A Caregiver or Family Member

Our lives have changed and has given me a wake up call on how life is so precious. Being the spouse of a stroke survivor is not any easier than being the individual affected.

Walter S
A Survivor

In September 2005, I suffered a massive brain hemorrhage, a hemorrhagic stroke.

Heidi H
A Survivor

I suffered a Cavernous Malformation hemorrhage in May of 2010 and had emergency surgery the next day and have not been the same since...

Monica L
A Survivor

I had my stroke 5 years ago (January 17, 2006) while teaching in my classroom. I have been a special education teacher for 18+ years.

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