WHO/Des Moines' Jan Mickelson Recovering From Stroke
December 2, 2015 at 4:01 AM (PT)
Get well wishes go out to iHEARTMEDIA News-Talk WHO-A/DES MOINES 9-11:30a (CT) host JAN MICKELSON, who suffered a stroke on NOVEMBER 21st.
MICKELSON himself posted about the health scare on his FACEBOOK page, saying that he had been trying out a new pressure cooker "when I started slurring my words and got a bit dizzy." Paramedics took the host to the hospital, where a stroke was confirmed; after a Life Flight to the UNIVERSITY OF IOWA HOSPITALS for a surgical procedure to remove a clot from his artery,
MICKELSON wrote, "I'm recovering and doing well. (Wife) SUZY and (son) SCOTT are with me. Please pray for me."
JEFF ANGELO has been filling in for MICKELSON during the recovery.