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    The Story Behind Her Success: Christine Buckley
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  • May 31, 2022
    Knowledge is (Brain) Power. Know the signs of aneurysm vs. stroke.
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    Bruce Willis Is Not Alone: Other Celebrities Diagnosed with Aphasia
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  • March 14, 2022
    Stroke and Aneurysm: What Is The Difference?
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  • March 07, 2022
    Woman With 5 Brain Aneurysms Recalls Surviving Rupture: ‘It Scared Me To Death’
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  • March 01, 2022
    A 26-Year-Old Who Had a Brain Hemorrhage While Running Describes Being Judged in Public Because of Her Impaired Speech
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  • January 28, 2022
    Paying Attention To Your Body: Woman Gets Second Chance At Life After Brain Aneurysm
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  • November 18, 2021
    AI Technology to Find, Track and Treat Aneurysms
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  • AdventHealth Brain Aneurysm Support Group

    Winter Park, FL

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  • Baltimore Brain Aneurysm Foundation Support Group

    Lutherville-Timonium, MD

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  • Bay Area Aneurysm and Vascular Malformation Support Group

    San Francisco, CA

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Stroke and Aneurysm: What Is The Difference?

A stroke is a life-threatening medical emergency that affects the brain. An aneurysm in the brain is different, but it can lead to a stroke. Both conditions result from problems in the blood vessel walls. Some of the risk factors and the symptoms are the same, but there are key differences.

 



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