stroke

How I Survived a Stroke and Walked 1,000KM After: My Life Before and After Stroke

Work Was My Life I was a life insurance salesman and my days revolved around work. I always believed that the more time I spent with work, the more I’ll get out of it. My working hours began at 7am and usually lasts till midnight. I had no day off the whole year and for many …

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Atrial Fibrillation

Heart Beating Too Fast or Slow? You May Have Atrial Fibrillation & Be At Risk for Stroke

The Gist of It Atrial fibrillation causes the heart to beat too fast, too slow or with an irregular rhythm. Atrial fibrillation can cause very serious strokes. Many people with atrial fibrillation have no symptoms. If there are symptoms, they can include: palpitations, dizziness, chest pains, breathlessness. Managing atrial fibrillation focuses on reducing the risk of stroke through …

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Stroke victim survivor story

“I Can’t Break Down Because My Husband Needs Me”. Read Puan Saodah’s Story.

With International Women’s Day coming up tomorrow, we got up close with a wonder woman who took charge of her family’s well-being after her husband suffered a stroke. Your Everyday Malaysian Yaacob Bin Jamil, or Pakcik Yaacob as he’s fondly known, is a loving husband and a caring father. A businessman before he retired, Pakcik …

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