Meet Sheri – A survivor’s story

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On January 1, 2016 my sister, Sheri, started the new year with a devastating brain hemorrhage due to an AVM (arteriovenous malformation). The past two years have been challenging for her, to say the least. After surviving the hemorrhage and months of recovery, she can now eat, walk, and speak again. Things she had taken …

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Mother and Son Connection

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I was sitting at my desk at work when my 19-year-old son called and said, “Mom, I have a brain aneurysm.” At that moment my world stopped. I did what every mom today probably would have; I googled brain aneurysm, and panic set in. It all started roughly six months prior to his diagnosis. My …

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CNBC’s Sharon Epperson On Surviving A Ruptured Brain Aneurysm

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By Victoria Uwumarogie for Madamenoire.com on November 22, 2017 Chances are, if you look back through your family tree and ask around, someone in your bloodline has dealt with a brain hemorrhage. According to the Brain Aneurysm Foundation, an estimated six million people in the U.S. have unruptured brain aneurysms at this moment, or about one out …

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GivingTuesday Fact #29

Categories: Giving Tuesday Facts
During the month of #GivingTuesday we will be sharing a fact a day. Please share posts with family and friends so we can spread awareness of this disease. One of the most frequently asked questions by survivors is “How long until I get better?” For answers to this and other FAQ’s, please visit,  here  #KnowTheFactsShareTheFactsSaveALife #GivingTuesday #1in50 …

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