My Stroke of Luck

[Kirk Douglas] ↠ My Stroke of Luck ☆ Read Online eBook or Kindle ePUB. My Stroke of Luck very interesting and informative in a personal way with some good advice on how to treat the affliction Andrew R. Mitchell written in a very simple and readable style; very interesting and informative in a personal way with some good advice on how to treat the affliction, including the benefit of physical activity and exercise. Much of the book is quite rewarding for anyone who has had a stroke, although less so when he talks about the effect of his own personal religion. After having a st. Misl

My Stroke of Luck

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Rating : 4.42 (937 Votes)
Asin : 0060014040
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 192 Pages
Publish Date : 0000-00-00
Language : English

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14)Forecast: This book is a natural for the 65-plus crowd, especially those who enjoyed Tuesdays with Morrie.Copyright 2001 Cahners Business Information, Inc.. Entertaining and uplifting, Douglas's story is a lesson in survival, one that will entice readers whether or not they have had similar illnesses. He suffered a debilitating stroke several years ago, and now, at 84, he offers the inspirational but not at all Pollyannaish story of his recovery. B&w photos. Lying in a hospital bed set up in his home, Douglas felt his situation was hopeless. A peculiarly painful sensation in his right cheek was the first warning, followed by a bewildering in

Kirk Douglas has been a Hollywood legend for more than half a century. His eighty-three films include The Bad and the Beautiful and Lust for Life. In addition, his company, Bryna, has produced such classics as Spartacus, Douglas has received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian award given by the President, as well as numerous other award

very interesting and informative in a personal way with some good advice on how to treat the affliction Andrew R. Mitchell written in a very simple and readable style; very interesting and informative in a personal way with some good advice on how to treat the affliction, including the benefit of physical activity and exercise. Much of the book is quite rewarding for anyone who has had a stroke, although less so when he talks about the effect of his own personal religion. After having a st. Misleading. B. Hallman The book is about his journey of having a stroke. However, it is misleading as he is wealthy enough to have all the doctors, facilities, caregivers and medical assistance at his beckon call, right there in his own den.Unlike those of us "common" people with limited insurance fighting just to get speech, trying to get a way to go to speech therapy, and fighting denials.. "Veteran Actor Struggles to Overcome Stroke" according to Virginia Allain. This quick read (167 pages in the large print edition) reveals the life changing experience for Kirk Douglas when he survived a stroke at age 80. The veteran actor struggled to regain his speech and suffered the overwhelming depression that accompanies stroke.You get glimpses of his childhood interspersed with flashbacks to his movie and personal experiences with the s

My stroke taught me so much, and for all that it stole, it gave me even more. Revealing not only the incredible physical and emotional toll of his stroke but how it has changed his life for the better, Douglas shares the lessons that saved him and helped him to heal. In the process of healing, my life has changed for the better. Fox, and Gary Cooper -- as well as others who have soared to greatness in the face of adversity.Charming, soulful, and filled with personal photographs, My Stroke of Luck is an intimate look at the real person behind the fabulous talent -- and at a life lived to its very fullest.. Now I want to share what I have learned.In this vivid and very personal reflection upon his extraordinary life as an actor, author, and legend in his own time, Kirk Douglas offers a candid and heartfelt memoir of where it all went right in his life -- even after suffering a debilitating stroke. Alongside his heartfelt advice and insight, he also recalls warm memories of some of the most famous figures of our time -- including Burt Lancaster, Michael J

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