Posts by u4pstr0ke

The Face Behind A Hemorrhagic Stroke

The Face Behind A Hemorrhagic Stroke

17-year-old Nazhai shares her experience of suffering a stroke at age 16 On the 6th of June, 2018 I was...

Claudia: Stroke at Age 8, Cincinnati, Ohio

Claudia: Stroke at Age 8, Cincinnati, Ohio

On July 31, 2017, at 3:44 P.M. I got a phone call from our babysitter. “Jill, something is not right...

Kailyn: Stroke at Age 1.5 years, Toledo, Ohio

Kailyn: Stroke at Age 1.5 years, Toledo, Ohio

Kailyn had a stroke when she was 1.5 years old. It was caused by a virus making a blood clot....

Dorian: Perinatal Stroke, Minnesota

My name is Dory. I love my brother Livien, playgrounds, being outdoors, hunting and superheroes. I am almost 6 years...

Hannah: Stroke at Age 6, Australia

I never ever thought I would be a mother to a stroke survivor, I didn’t even know children could have...

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...

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...