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  • July 20, 2020
    Boiling point: aneurysms and high blood pressure in Black women
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    Emilia Clarke Thanks Healthcare Workers in New Book
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  • June 16, 2020
    Bunny Hop for Brain Aneurysm Awareness Hopefully Rescheduled for Fall
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  • June 16, 2020
    Janet Sutherland Madden Advocates for Brain Aneurysm Awareness
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  • May 12, 2020
    Medical Advisory Board Member Buzzes Hair for BAF
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  • March 05, 2020
    Bachelorette Star Tyler Cameron’s Mom Passes of Brain Aneurysm
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  • February 01, 2020
    The Silent Killer That Took My Dad’s Life
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  • January 23, 2020
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  • AdventHealth Brain Aneurysm Support Group

    Winter Park, FL

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  • Baltimore Brain Aneurysm Foundation Support Group

    Lutherville-Timonium, MD

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  • Bay Area Aneurysm and Vascular Malformation Support Group

    San Francisco, CA

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  • November 29, 2019
  • BAF
  • Blog

Brain aneurysm survivor to bring her story of recovery

After a blood vessel burst in her brain, Janet Sutherland-Madden dialed 911. But to this day she cannot remember making that call.

A radio news reporter who later syndicated national radio shows and news networks on affiliate stations, Sutherland-Madden suffered a ruptured brain aneurysm nearly 16 years ago. It left her blind and partially paralyzed, abruptly ending her broadcast career. Doctors gave her only a 3% chance to live. Read her story here.

By Jack Murray
Daily Southtown



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