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Hi, my name is xlisadx!

xlisadx Community member Posts: 1 Listener
My 18 year old son had a massive stroke on 18/6/17 this was hos 4th stroke and by far most severe. Leaving him with right side weakness and unable to talk read or write. We have a battle ahead of us but we're strong. He's alive. 


  • Pippa_Alumni
    Pippa_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 5,790 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @xlisadx, welcome to our community! I'm so sorry to hear about your son's stroke. From your message alone it sounds like he has a great support system around him - just let us know if there's anything specific we can help you with. You might also be interested in our parents and carers discussions.
  • steve51
    steve51 Community member Posts: 7,147 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @xlisadx

    Welcome to our online community/website.

    Yes when I had my "Stroke" it was all "Dome & Gloom" 

    But you have got the right attitude like myself !!!!!!!
    Yes it won't be "easy" but belive me it will "hopefully" be well  "worth it" in the end !!!!!

    Please please let me know if I can help you in anyway ??????

    Thanks & keep strong !!!!!!!!
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