I remember holding on to the stairwell on my right side, and then waking up at the bottom of the stairwell. I couldn't move.
For the past 10 years, the words "stroke" and "mother" have become intertwined. Both have played a substantial role in shaping the adult I have become.
Young people represent an increasing percentage of stroke patients but are often misdiagnosed because we’re just not supposed to be old enough to have strokes.