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Lamar Odom reveals he suffered 12 strokes, 6 strokes, while in a coma

Lamar Odom said that he had 12 strokes and six heart attacks,” while he was in a coma.

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Lamar Odom says that it is a miracle that he still lives, and after hearing what he went through, it is hard to argue with that.

The former NBA star, 38, opened up about the fact that in a coma Kevin Hart of the YouTube series, “Cold Balls” (via TMZ), and revealed how bad things got.

“All my doctors who see me say that I am a walking miracle,” he said to the comedian. “I had 12 lines and six heart attacks when I was in a coma.”

“Bloody hell,” a visibly shaken Heart responded.

In October 2015, Odom was admitted to the hospital after he was found unconscious after an overdose in the Love Ranch brothel in Nevada.

While he was in a coma, this is then-wife Khloé Kardashian pulled her request for the divorce to help him in his recovery. Although the divorce would go through in December 2016, Odom said that his ex the help and friendship was vital for his recovery.

“It was great,” he said.

Odom also showed that after a number of very public struggles he has overcome his addiction problems.

“Awesome, bro,” he said when Hart asked how it felt to be sober. “Each and every day. I am alive.”

This article originally article appeared on Page Six.

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