This is a place to introduce yourself to the community. Share a little background about your situation and tell other caregivers your loved one’s stroke story. Talk about what interests you most…Continue
My dad recently suffered a stroke and has lost the ability to speak and write he can say simple words but is going to need speech therapy its extremely fustrating for him!!!..he also forgets alot and…Continue
I need some advice. My Mom had a stroke about 6 months ago. It was relatively mild and she regained almost all function. It caused double vision which she claims has gone away. Now she wants to drive…Continue
My name is Brayden Christensen and my wife Christina Macy Christensen turned 39 on Tuesday, January 30th, 2018. Instead of enjoying her 2 week old son and adorable daughters, getting a massage and being pampered by her loving husband, she was life flighted to the ICU due to suffering from a stroke related to her pregnancy. The Venous Stroke is caused by a blood clot in the brain. She has two clots and they have affected her ability to speak, respond, move the right side of her body and…Continue
Hello. I recently joined. Did anyone read my long introduction thing? I do not understand how this site works. I cannot spend much time here typing things as I have health problems myself. Please read my intro thing. Thanks.
My husband had a ischemic stroke due to arterial double dissection on December 29th. He is 40 years old and never had health problems previously. He did have a mini TIA on December 19th but no residual effects after. Came home from 4 days in the hospital and was put on high blood pressure and cholesterol meds. The major strokes on December 29th were in the cerebellum.
It was a scary 22 days in the Neuro ICU. His brain had swelling so they removed the bottom of the skull with some dead…Continue