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Stroke and Mini-stroke (TIA)

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my husband had a stroke and a heart attack at the same time 9 weeks ago, he has since had another heart attack and a second stroke.

helenturne, United States - 3 hours ago


I had a TIA last year and fully recovered from it. I was diagnosed with a large PFO . Are there any other members who have found out...

jennyh, United Kingdom - 3 hours ago

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In 1987, I had my final Brain AVM stroke and had to travel, from Baltimore, Maryland, to London, Ontario, such to undergo lifesaving...

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