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Democrats may lose senate majority; Tim Johnson's stroke

  1. Dec 13, 2006 #1

    Here's hoping Tim recovers very, very soon. :frown:
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  3. Dec 13, 2006 #2

    Ivan Seeking

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    Now they're saying that it wasn't a stroke.

    It sounds like it might just be a TIA [transient ischemic attack], which is usually a minor event. I sure hope so.
  4. Dec 14, 2006 #3


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    It seems more severe than a TIA.

    S.D. Sen. Johnson in critical condition
    My thoughts are with his wife and children.

  5. Dec 15, 2006 #4


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    Doctor: Senator's progress 'encouraging'
    I wish a speedy recovery.

    My father has a similar condition, and he experience a TIA in 1987. He recovered fully, but it's always been there, and could rupture again at some point. But life goes on.
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