On an ordinary Thursday morning this past February, I ate breakfast at home and then drove to the train station to travel to Philadelphia to go to my clinic at a Federally Qualified Health Center downtown. This particular Thursday, I felt a little funny as I was preparing to leave my home with some tingling in my left arm, which I thought was related to how I had slept. On arrival into Philadelphia, I knew something else was going on because I found it hard to lift my left leg to walk up the stairs from the station to the street. I limped the 4 blocks to my office, took an aspirin, and called a colleague who immediately came and got me an Uber to a nearby hospital.
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