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Sinbad’s “dead” limbs are “coming alive” 2 years after stroke
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Sinbad’s “dead” limbs are “coming alive” 2 years after stroke

It's been two years since comedian and actor Sinbad had a debilitating stroke that left him hooked up to a ventilator and in a medically induced coma. While his family said that his particular situation only had a roughly 30% survival rate, today, the 66-year-old is recovering. "His progress is nothing short of remarkable," his family said on a website dedicated to updating his fans about his progress. "Limbs that were said to be 'dead' are coming alive and he's taking the steps necessary to learn to walk again."  The update came two years after Sinbad had an ischemic stroke after a blood clot traveled from his heart to his brain, his family said. After an initially "very promising" prognosis, however, he developed another blood clot the next day. Soon after he had to undergo a ...