WickedLocal talks to Massachusetts stroke survivors, doctors about risks, warnings signs

A stroke can happen to anyone at any point in their lifetime. Two Massachusetts stroke survivors, Jayme Kelly and Valerie Giglio, recently talked about their experience in a story from WickedLocal.com.

Jayme Kelly and Valerie Giglio

In addition to telling Giglio and Kelly’s personal stories with stroke, the piece quotes several health experts who share stroke warning signs and prevention tips.

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Kelly and Giglio are both American Heart Association volunteers.

Kelly, a Needham resident who had a stroke in 2019, when she was 29, is national American Heart Association Real Women spokesperson. Giglio, a lawyers and singer who had a stroke in 2014, recently shared her story and performed at the 2022 Boston Heart and Stroke Ball.