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Stories from the Heart

Lorena Rivera
 
How well do you know the warning signs of a stroke? Lorena Rivera is a nurse, and she thought she knew them pretty well – until a series of mini strokes uncovered the fact she’d already had two strokes. Now she’s working to help spread awareness. Read her story.