My name is Julie Curtis, im 28..last year at 27 I had 3 strokes. They have no idea why. I had just moved with my husband at the time to Corpus Christi Texas. We'd been there two weeks.
I am 52 and have suffered 2 minor strokes. Being an Army Veteran and physically active my entire life, I didn't think it possible for me to have a stroke.
It was November 15, 2005.
That was the date of my stroke.
I am a mother of two wonderful young girls (8 and 5), a wife to an incredibly supportive husband, a daughter to the most amazing parents one could ask for, a friend of many, a passionate runner, an
On January 18, 2014 my mother had a devastating stroke.
I had a brain anerisme and I had surgery to repair it. I was told the surgery would be 4 hours.
On 6/15/15 I woke up feeling great, it was a Monday. I went to work not having any clue that in about 3 hours my life was about to change forever.
The day before Thanksgiving is always a busy day and this past year, 2014, was no different. I had a day of cooking and prepping for our family get together ahead of me.
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