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A woman who 'died' for 9 minutes has praised the help she receives from the charity Headway East Kent

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Praise for head injury charity

She died for nine minutes when her heart stopped beating - and was brought back to life by paramedics. But Ria Hancock's brain had been damaged by a lack of oxygen.

Two years on the mum of two tries to lead a normal life, supported by her husband - and by a vital charity, Headway, which helps those with brain injuries. David Johns went to meet her.

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