On April 30 of 2009 I experienced a stroke. My roommate was home and found me and quickly called 911. I am a single mother of two children, Takoda (10) and Malakai (7), My family was amazing.
I am fortunate to be alive due to the quick response of my husband who recognized the signs of stroke. we were playing tennis when he noticed my face and left side beginning to droop.
In, 2004 at the age of 39 I went to a doctor for 1 year telling him I didn't feel well. I was told it was depression and put on medication.
I was 55 years old, the State Park Superintendent of Redwood National and State Park in California. I didn't have any of standard risk factors for stroke.
On March 2, 2009 at the age of 38, I had an ischemic stroke that paralyzed the right side of my body, impaired my speech, memory, and vision, and left me hospitalized for a month.
February 2006 Anita experienced a very painful headache, flu-like symptoms, lost memory and speech, and started slurring her words. After starting medication we would see improvement daily.
My dad had a stroke on June 2,2010...we (my family) are in the midst of havinf him relearn how to walk and regain the use of his left arm.
Almost three years ago i lost mother to a massive stroke which led to bleeding in her brain,which in turn left her with brain damage.Her stroke was sudden and drastic.She was on life support for se
I had a TIA in Walmart one night.
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