Marcia Moran fell asleep with a headache.  She woke up with half her body paralyzed and could not speak.  Listen to her amazing story of adversity.  Prepare to be inspired and touched at the deepest level.
Marcia Moran was a successful business strategist who had been building her business over the last 20+ years. She thought she had life by the tail, but little did she know what was in store. After suffering a major stroke in 2014 at the age of 53, Marcia applied her skills in planning and strategy as she strived to become whole. In 2019 she published a book about her experience called "Stroke FORWARD," to bring hope to stroke survivors and their caretakers, and share how becoming her own health advocate and exploring holistic methods for healing were keys to her recovery. Marcia speaks and shares her message of hope, inspiration, healing, and a way forward across the country. During this episode, you will hear Marcia talk about: Her experience with her stroke and the challenges she faced during her recovery How her husband Jim became her health advocate until she was eventually able to advocate for herself How holistic health methods helped her recover from aphasia How her book can help stroke survivors and caretakers navigate life after a stroke To find out more about Marcia and her work, you can check out her official site at, including some special bonuses for Beyond 6 Seconds listeners! You can also purchase her book here and connect with her on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.  Subscribe to the FREE Beyond 6 Seconds newsletter for all the latest news and updates about my podcast! Click here for the episode transcript.
In 2014, with no warning, Marcia suffered a major stroke. The stroke left her unable to walk and with aphasia and with a long stroke recovery journey. The post Resilience Unravelled – Stroke Recovery. Finding the answers. appeared first on
On March 30, 2014, Marcia Moran’s entire world changed when she had a stroke at age fifty-three. This frightening, near-death experience thrust both Marcia and her husband suddenly into the need to navigate the complex healthcare system and to take on new roles as health care advocates that neither understood.  Tune in to the next episode of Health and Wellness University to learn about Marcia Moran's important work as a stroke survivor and to learn about her powerful story.  To connect with Marcia, please visit:
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