We caught up with a few of the survivors we've covered over the years who have experienced some of the uncommon causes discussed in the article above. Find updates on several more uncommon survivors with links to their full stories in this online companion piece.
Kara Kellerman of Pinckneyville, Ill., was 10 years old when hr mother had a stroke. Little did the young daughter know that that event would set the course for her adult life.
Stroke-related news you can use about new scientific findings, public policy, programs and resources. In this issue: Virtual reality hands help survivors; Stroke deaths decline; A new alternative to warfarin.
Articles, poems and art submitted by stroke survivors and their loved ones. In this issue: Survivor J Williamson Moses sees stroke recovery as a move to the major leagues and Ronald Stephenson, Jr. shares the story of his father's stroke and the song he's written as a tribute. Hear the song on YouTube.
Practical tips and advice for day-to day living after stroke. In this issue: Meet our new Tips & Tricks columnist, survivor Rosanna Radding and read her inaugural column for some great hygiene tips.
Comedian and stroke survivor John Kawie's unique perspectives on stroke survival.
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