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.

October 22, 2017

Road of recovery for Mr. Suliman Saleh
It happens so sudden for Mr. Suliman Saleh Al Qazlan. He is 46 years old, married with three children. He was working as a manager in a school. He suffered from stroke on 21st May, 2017...

July 20, 2017

Mrs I felt stiffness in my neck and a severe headache. i couldn't speak or do anything. I woke up the following day in the hospital to realize that...

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...

October 5, 2016

10 years journey as stroke survivor 10 YEARS JOURNEY AS A STROKE SURVIVOR

I obtained permission to write an experience of Mr. Abduallah Muqbel, 53 years old Saudi male who suffered a stroke when he was 43 years old 10...

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,...

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