My daughter had a stroke 3 years ago at 29; didn't smoke, exercised, didn't drink--all the right things. Her daughter was 4 and her son 1 when she had it.
Carol survived more than one stroke suffered in October 2009 leaving her with left side paralysis.
Longtime captain for private yachts; building skipper of Dragon Lady IV.
In May 2009 I had a first small ischemic stroke. Two weeks later I had a second stroke which the hospital called an aspirin failure. I received great hospital care - no clot buster.
Oct 23 2008 began like any other day, up at 6, coffee, rain locker, then off to work.
I HAVE DEVELOPED A STROKE CENTER A SMALL COUNTY IN FLORIDA AND I HAVE DUCATED ALL THE HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS AND I EDUCATE THE COMMUNITY AND MAKE THE, STROKE SMART.
I am a stroke survivor who has written a book entitled "The Inspiring Journey of A Stroke A Survivor." My book is a compelling story of the challenges and many phases I went through durin
Valentine's Day 2003: Sitting in a meeting the first signs showed up that something was wrong. My eyesight changed, I could not lift my arm, and I could not speak.
My mother, Mary Lou Chapa, was a nurse caring for the health of others and unfortunately seemed to put hers aside which lead to her suffering a ruptured brain aneurysm in December 2008.
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