"I never thought it would happen to me," said Tony Brown. He worked as an orthopedic technologist and EMT for more almost thirty years."To go from being this big strong guy to literally," said Brown. "To being a person that literally can't get out of bed by himself without falling."
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Reacting quickly to a stroke could save your or your loved one’s life. According to the American Stroke Association, someone in the United States has a stroke every 40 seconds and it is the fifth-leading cause of death. Denise Goings, Stroke Program Coordinator at Navicent, came on Daybreak to discuss the […]
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Strokes affect nearly 800,000 Americans each year. It’s a medical emergency that can cause permanent brain damage. Kristen Ankrom joins 41NBC to talk about what a stroke is and how it affects the body. She’s the Stroke and Chest Pain Coordinator at Coliseum Health Systems in Macon.