Middletown Emergency Department

Stroke survivor: ‘Under no circumstances do you give up’

It was a trip Bill McNeal made often, driving home from work on I-95 on a Friday afternoon. “All of a sudden, boom, my left hand fell off the steering wheel,” he said. “I thought I was just exhausted.” He drove home using his right hand to steer. But when he didn’t feel better, his wife took him to Christiana Care’s Middletown Emergency Department. Suspecting a stroke, the staff immediately sent him via ambulance to Christiana Hospital, a comprehensive stroke center that provides the most advanced level of expertise in stroke care. Read more