Brenda Altom

First post: 5/4/2017 Latest post: 5/7/2017
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Brenda, Mom, Nana...no matter what you call her or how you know her...family, friend, neighbor, co-worker, foster parent, fellow laker, etc.  She has touched a lot of lives.  Brenda suffered a massive stroke on 4/26/17 and was rushed to UT hospital.  The stroke resulted from 2 complete blockages in arteries in her neck supplying blood to the left side of her brain.  It has left her completely paralyzed on her right side.  Initially, she was on a respirator and feeding tube.  She was taken off the respirator over the first weekend.  She was moved from the neuro critical care unit to a regular room on Monday.  We will try to update this site with current developments in Brenda's condition. 

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