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Barry White Suffers Stroke

Author: Michelle Pirovich
Monday, May 19, 2003
Barry White - the man responsible for many a sexy night in has suffered a stroke which has impaired his speech.

58-year-old Barry announced last fall that he needed a kidney transplant after years of battling high blood pressure, he suffered the stroke while undergoing dialysis treatment for his kidney failure.

Says Barry's daughter, "My dad had surgery May 1 to place a catheter in his arm," she told reporters, according to wire reports. "He had a stroke...that affected his speech and the right side of his body, but he is in great spirits."