Our Stories

A long way back from stroke

Surviving a stroke and regaining one’s health depend on many things. Brad Soots, an employee at Providence Children's Development Institute, suffered a severe stroke in May 2010.

A telltale kiss

How a wife's fast action and Providence Telestroke Network led to lifesaving stroke treatment.

Patient stories: One hour at a time

Tami's life was saved by her husband recognizing stroke symptoms and the care provided by Providence Stroke Center.

Surviving a major brain injury is one thing. Restoring your life and routines is another.

Some people just have that sparkle. You know who they are – the ones full of energy and optimism, the ones who are living life to the fullest. When a health crisis strikes, those attributes may be the best medicine.

True Patient Journey: Stroke

A young woman tells what she experienced after noticing some numbness. She acted fast to get the emergency help she needed.