Sudden numbness of the face. Confusion. Trouble speaking. Loss of balance. As Linda Campa was learning about these stroke symptoms in a job orientation, she lost vision in her left eye.
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The life of Rachel Course mirrors that of many other women her age.
Two jobs, 12-hour shifts, five-to-six days a week, this was the life of Marilyn Mecija for many years.
Vernon has always been diligent about his yearly physical, but when his valve disease started to progress, doctors had to act fast.
Tom had hip replacement surgery at 7:30 a.m.; by noon he was walking; by 4:30 p.m. he was on his way home.