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Our lives forever changed on July 31, 2017, when we received a call from our babysitter. She thought something was wrong with our daughter, Claudia, as she was complaining of a severe headache, slurred speech, and inability to lift her › Continue Reading

Please allow me to introduce you to my only child and precious daughter, Lila.  She is a vivacious, 18-year-old whose life took an unexpected turn last fall when she suffered a stroke. Lila Lives Life To the Fullest Lila has › Continue Reading

A stroke results from decreased blood flow to the brain. This may result either from an occlusion, or injury to an artery supplying blood to the brain, or a vein draining blood from it. High blood pressure, diabetes, and atherosclerosis › Continue Reading