At an event dedicated to women's brain health, the actress spoke frankly about her life after suffering a stroke. At that time, it seemed that life was divided into "before" and "after".
The actress recalled that she was tormented by severe headaches, but she ignored the alarming symptoms until half of her face was numb. Stone was operated on on the ninth day, the doctors did not give any guarantees.
"I had 1% that I would survive"
It was a difficult period in life, but 61-year-old Sharon speaks frankly about everything in order to warn women not to repeat mistakes and monitor their health.
It took seven years to recover the body from the disease; the house had to be mortgaged to pay for the treatment.
It was hard mentally and physically - the actress re-learned to walk, speak, write, eat. Sharon Stone was left alone, forgotten by everyone. Close people turned away, she lost custody of her son.
The return of the actress was helped by a contract with Dior, for which Stone is extremely grateful to the head of LVMH, Bernard Arnault.
Sharon Stone advises:
"If you have a severe headache, contact
Other signs of a stroke may include dizziness, nausea, blurred vision and gait.