CBS: Massachusetts athlete overcame a stroke to pursue her sports dream

At just 18 years old, Kylie Lough, of North Andover, had a stroke that left her unable to walk for days. Doctors say it happened because of an undiagnosed condition she has had since birth.

Lough, an elite athlete at Boston University, is now using her story to advocate for heart and brain health as a Go Red for Women Real Woman ambassador.

She was profiled by CBS Mornings this week. Watch the interview below.