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 2, 2014

I Survived a Stroke at 28 On March 22, 2014 around 4:30 pm I was wrapping up my work week, anticipating my Friday night with some friends. Suddenly, my world came crashing down. Well, not so dramatically. Quite frankly, I...

June 29, 2014

It's always difficult to know where to start to tell a story.
Obviously starting at the beginning can help!
My story starts on a beautiful clear bright sunny morning at 7:10am on...

May 31, 2014

Why not me? It was the 20th November 1990. I went to work as on
any other day. Around midday I was on the phone to
a client. Suddenly my head started to wobble, I said I
had to go, I...

May 31, 2014

Why me? It was the 20th November 1990. I went to work as on
any other day. Around midday I was on the phone to
a client. Suddenly my head started to wobble, I said I
had to go, I...

World Stroke Organization

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Improving Life After Stroke

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