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Michael Johnson is a Survivor!

Olympic gold medal sprinter Michael Johnson has always kept himself in great shape, even after retiring from professional racing.  However,  it is possible for even a healthy individual to have a stroke.  Michael Johnson had a transient ischemic attack (TIA), also known as a “mini stroke”.  Though he has recovered well from the TIA, the experience taught him a lesson about vulnerability and motivated him to educate others about the risks for stroke.  Click the link below to read more about Michael Johnson’s stroke experience:

https://www.bbc.com/sport/athletics/46798931

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