Humbled by experience of having a stroke

Fenning, Esther Talbot
October 2012
St. Charles Journal;10/24/2012, Vol. 47 Issue 43, pA9
The author reflects on how she was humbled after experiencing stroke, and how she learned to pay attention to physicians' suggestions.


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