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.

November 14, 2014

The Luckiest Girl In The World Growing up, everyone would always say how lucky I was, but at the time I was not sure what they meant. I was just doing what I always loved...

October 29, 2014

I had a sinus infection & hadn't felt well for a few days. I stayed home from work all day Monday & Tuesday morning too. I called to make an appointment with my Dr. on Tuesday, but her...

October 29, 2014

On may 16th this year I had a stroke.I had just gotten up and was reaching for a drink of water when all of a sudden found myself on the living room floor. I had no recollection of falling.And now...

October 24, 2014

Subrina Deloach's Stroke Testimony My name is Subrina Deloach. A few years ago I experienced having not 1 but 3 strokes. It was very unexpected and heartbreaking for me, considering that I was 26 years old, a single parent of 2 and...

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