Brain aneurysm disguised as migraine suddenly kills mother of four 


A North Carolina family is still in mourning, grieving the loss of its wife and mother, who died suddenly after suffering a brain aneurysm disguised as a migraine.

>> Read more trending news

Lee Broadway, 41, died just before her 42nd birthday on April 3 at a Charlotte hospital, leaving behind four children and a husband.

Eric Broadway said his wife had a history of migraines, but he said this one was different and that she was in tremendous pain. 

He rushed her to the hospital and said doctors thought they had successfully operated on her, according to People.com, but she died two days later. 

“We’re still in shock,” Broadway told People

“Especially for the kids. They’re all grieving in their own ways.”

The family has a GoFundMe page to help raise money for the costs associated with Lee Broadway’s medical treatment and care.   

 

 

 


Reader Comments ...


Next Up in Nation & World

Can you find the camouflaged soldier hidden in this viral photo?
Can you find the camouflaged soldier hidden in this viral photo?

The British Army wants you to test its woodland camouflage. Do you see a soldier in this image? The British Army asked Twitter users to scan the photo — which reportedly was shot in Wales on the Section Commander’s Battle Course — to find the soldier in the scene. >> Read more trending news  A hint, in case you&rsquo...
Another home burns down in botched attempt to kill bedbugs with rubbing alcohol
Another home burns down in botched attempt to kill bedbugs with rubbing alcohol

Three people were hospitalized and 10 are homeless after a Cincinnati woman attempted to douse a bedbug infestation in her home with rubbing alcohol and started a house fire instead, authorities said. The rubbing alcohol — which is extremely flammable — ignited because of a nearby open flame, according to authorities cited by...
Pregnant woman fatally shot by boyfriend trying to end relationship, police say
Pregnant woman fatally shot by boyfriend trying to end relationship, police say

A man fatally shot his pregnant girlfriend Saturday in an attempt to end the relationship, police said. Keosha Miller, 22, was shot around around 6:59 p.m. in the Faronia Square Townhomes, Memphis police said.  Brandon Freeman was seen by witnesses, fleeing the residence at a high rate of speed, police said. The witnesses called Freeman to check...
US deportation flight returns from Africa with all on board
US deportation flight returns from Africa with all on board

The government’s efforts to deport 92 Somali nationals did not go as planned this week, when the flight encountered some snags in Senegal and returned to the U.S. with all on board. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement released a statement Saturday, saying relief flight crew members were “unable to get sufficient rest due to issues...
Anonymous donor buys every toy at Goodwill, gives them to children
Anonymous donor buys every toy at Goodwill, gives them to children

For nearly a decade, an anonymous donor has bought every toy in a Goodwill so that any child who walks through the door leaves with something.  Children who walked into the store on Saturday were invited to choose a toy, stuffed animal or a book, according to The Coloradoan. Tarryn Henkelman, 6, was able to replace her recently broken scooter...
More Stories