Bruce Willis plays basketball with video after being diagnosed with aphasia

Bruce Willis dunks. The “Die Hard” star, whose family announced his diagnosis of aphasia earlier this year, appeared in high spirits on Monday as he played a backyard basketball game with some of his teammates. Willis’ wife, Emma Hemming, captioned a video on her Instagram Story, “See you BeeDub” shoving the ball over the net. … Read more

Scouse Ladd thought he was going to die after a stroke left him with a different voice at the age of 25

A Wirral man has revealed how he lost his Scouse accent after suffering a stroke, saying he initially looked like a “robot”. Dominic, 25, was working as a mechanic at a Jaguar Land Rover last summer when he started noticing his mood change, realizing that he was starting to explode, get frustrated and become angry … Read more

Stroke patients lose words from aphasia but get much-needed help through the Houston Aphasia Center

Understanding aphasia and the healing process More than 40,000 Houstonians suffer from aphasia. There is a recovery center in Houston that helps them get their words back. Houston – Aphasia is a communication disorder that came to light recently when actor Bruce Willis revealed his diagnosis. About 43,000 Houstonians deal with aphasia, but there is … Read more