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The Emotional Burden of a Parent’s Health Crisis

My dad wasn’t the only one paralyzed by his stroke

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My dad had a stroke in 2010 that left him with serious, debilitating health problems, including partial paralysis. In a move I didn’t see coming (but perhaps should have), he and my mother separated immediately after, finalizing their divorce within a year.

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