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At the “Y” with Mary- One Daughter’s Story of Taking Care of Her Mom

Story by: Polly Esther MacKay In 1998, my Mom, Mary Lea McGoogan, retired from teaching with a lot of reservation after my father had suffered a massive stroke in 1992. For six years she continued to be an excellent administrator … Continue reading

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Stroke Awareness Month an Inspiration

Stroke Awareness Month has come and gone.  But the need for awareness and recovery continues. If you haven’t had a chance to see our “Faces of Stroke” Campaign, please take the time to do so.  The campaign features 8 stroke survivors of … Continue reading

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The Lighthouse- Overcoming Post-Stroke Depression

Author- Melynda Rackley, stroke survivor and participant in Faces of Stroke campaign. Never did I imagine that at the age of 23 I would learn my biggest life lesson. Becoming a stroke survivor is now on my list of accomplishments. Learning … Continue reading

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May is Stroke Awareness Month, Faces of Stroke

Author- Jill Matejcek, Manager, Public and Community Relations Today marks the beginning of Stroke Awareness Month. As a marketing professional, it is a month that I’ve promoted for many years. At Brooks, we share helpful information on stroke prevention, stroke … Continue reading

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