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Duran A
A Survivor

My name is Duran Armprester and I am a stroke survivor.

On July 27, 2013 about 10:45pm I suffered an ischemic stroke while preparing for bed. I was at my computer checking my email when all of a sudden my right arm began to tingle followed by numbness then limp and paralyzed. The right side of my face became numb...

Jessica L
A Survivor

At 22 I just graduated college landed my first teaching job and began the next chapter of my life, or so I thought.

James J
A Survivor

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.

Allan H
A Survivor

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. 

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Anna N
A Survivor

I have had 2 strokes..the 1st was 2003..I was 34....second after my 47 birthday. .I was so angry. .because I knew what was happening.

Nena V
A Survivor

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.

Tara P
A Survivor

March 8, 2012 was just like any other day. I had school to do with three of my kids who I home school. My oldest was a senior in high school and attended the local public high school.

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