Emma’s Story, Victoria, Australia: Perinatal Stroke, Diagnosis Delayed 12 Months

Emma’s Story, Victoria, Australia: Perinatal Stroke, Diagnosis Delayed 12 Months

Emma was born at 41 week’s gestation. A beautiful healthy girl, weighing 8lb 7oz. After 32 hours of labour she...

Rachel: Perinatal Stroke, South Africa

Rachel: Perinatal Stroke, South Africa

At the beginning of 2011, my husband and I decided that we would like to grow our family; we wanted...

Jackson’s Story, Washington: Perinatal Stroke, Diagnosis Delayed 4 Days

Jackson’s Story, Washington: Perinatal Stroke, Diagnosis Delayed 4 Days

Like most of you, my husband Nick and I were not aware that a stroke could happen in a child,...

Christian’s Story, Carbonia, Italy: Perinatal Stroke, Diagnosis Delayed 18 Months

Christian’s Story, Carbonia, Italy: Perinatal Stroke, Diagnosis Delayed 18 Months

To read this story in English, click here. Mi chiamo Valentina e questa è la storia del nostro piccolo, grande...

Benjamin: Perinatal Stroke, Alabama

Benjamin: Perinatal Stroke, Alabama

The world’s most handsome little boy was born May 22, 2013. Benjamin was the pride and joy of his whole...

Mimi: Perinatal Stroke, Montreal, Quebec

Mimi: Perinatal Stroke, Montreal, Quebec

From the day she was born, Mimi was a good-natured baby and overall, she seemed to be developing much in...

Chase: Stroke At Age 7, New Jersey

Chase: Stroke At Age 7, New Jersey

Monday, May 19th, 2014 was a beautiful day.  The sun was shining, it was warm outside, and the school year...

Noemi: Perinatal Stroke, Milan, Italy

Noemi: Perinatal Stroke, Milan, Italy

To read this story in English, click here. 1 – Purtroppo ci hanno confermato l’ictus perinatale solo quando la mia...

Elliot: Stroke At Age 2, Ohio

Elliot: Stroke At Age 2, Ohio

The morning of April 27, 2015 I found our two-year-old son, Elliot seizing in bed. All that follows, I would...

Valentina’s Story, Italy: Perinatal Stroke, Diagnosis Delayed 18 Months

Valentina’s Story, Italy: Perinatal Stroke, Diagnosis Delayed 18 Months

Editor’s Note: Story translated from Italian On September 20, 2013 Valentina was born becoming the 4th member of our family....