New Technology Raises Odds for Surviving Aneurysm

January 29, 2015 06:33 PM
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Each year, half a million people die from aneurysms, blood vessel ruptures in the brain. For survivors, disabilities are often severe - from blindness and trouble speaking, to loss of balance and memory problems. But new technologies are increasing survival rates and reducing disabilities. Shelley Schlender introduces us to one survivor who makes light of the experience, because she is a comedian.