Brush Strokes: Stories From Our Community

Stroke affects both the survivor and their families. Below, are some accounts from our members describing their experiences. The WSC encourages you to send in your personal stories in the hope that other readers will be strengthened by them.

You can also share your stories and provide support through the WSC Social Network.

Fight to walk again

October 24, 2016

Fight to walk again This is the life stroke survivor experience of Mr. Suleiman Algarroba, and his pleasure to share his life after stroke, he insisted me to write his story.
He is a stroke survivor for 3...

Mr Bruce

February 26, 2016

I was 59 and not feeling terribly well, so I went to my Dr for a check-up on Monday.
On Tuesday I had an ECG, that showed nothing overly significant.
On Wednesday, I had a chest xray,...

it happened at 24 years

July 26, 2015

it happened at 24 years hi there ,
iam magesh babu aged about 24 years living in chennai tamil nadu
i was a normal active working men until when i had a brain stroke(middle cerebral artery) Nov 2014.this...

mrs

June 24, 2015

hi my name is Claire on march 22 2015 at 5.56am I gave birth to my son at home, it was a planed homebirth as I didnt have any problems with my other babies. He was so perfect 15 minuets later I had...

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