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Paul Musson posted a discussion

Update from someone who's been away for a while.

It's been a long while since I came here I'm afraid - but this is probably to do with me getting on with life, rather than worrying about something I can't personally affect.  I was in a comfy place with my health, and could manage my life.  Anyway, update time... (Inserted in case you hadn't read my initial post) In 2011 I suffered an Acute Aortic Dissection, which initially went undiagnosed for about a month.  My local hospital stabilised me, and eventually was referred to St Thomas' in…See More
Jun 27
Kimberlee Jones posted a blog post

Sorry I haven't been active.

Sorry I have been on here much lately. Life got a little nuts.  Moved to Ohio and bought a house(needs lots of work) So I've been pretty busy discovering my physical limitations..lol  About a half day of work generally equals 2 to 3 days of rest. No worries, I'm listening to what my body tells me and not pushing myself.  I will try to be an active member yet again, just remember I love my aortic family and you all are not forgotten! *hugs*KimberleeSee More
Jun 14
Yvonne Tobey is now a member of Aortic dissection & aortic aneurysm information support group
Jun 4
Gregory Smith posted a blog post

4th Anniversary of my AAD

Today I celebrate 4 years of survival after suffering an Acute Aortic Dissection. It was only the quick action of my wife Eve, and the skills of the cardiac surgery team at Southampton General that saved my life.Next week, we are heading for the South of Spain on my BMW R1200RT motorcycle after crossing by ferry from Poole in Southern England to Gijon in Northern Spain. We'll be back on June 29th.See More
Jun 2

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Sorry I haven't been active.

Posted by Kimberlee Jones on June 14, 2014 at 8:41 — 4 Comments

4th Anniversary of my AAD

Posted by Gregory Smith on June 2, 2014 at 9:24 — 6 Comments

Couple of updates........

Posted by Paul on April 16, 2014 at 20:00 — 3 Comments

positive outlook maybe??????

Posted by Elaine Howlin on April 6, 2014 at 22:04 — 4 Comments

One year ago today!

Posted by Mo Sanderson on March 19, 2014 at 7:20 — 8 Comments

first CT scan results

Posted by Wayne Settje on January 31, 2014 at 16:08 — 2 Comments

One year ago today.

Posted by Wayne Settje on January 10, 2014 at 16:30 — 3 Comments

Any medication tips?

Posted by Paul on January 6, 2014 at 20:26 — 7 Comments

HAPPY 2014

Posted by Wayne Settje on January 1, 2014 at 17:41 — 4 Comments

A very Merry Christmas

Posted by Gary Davis on December 24, 2013 at 23:28 — 1 Comment

Holiday Cheers

Posted by Wayne Settje on December 24, 2013 at 16:29 — 1 Comment

Thank you

Posted by Wayne Settje on December 23, 2013 at 14:29 — 2 Comments

My Experience

Posted by J. Hughes on December 5, 2013 at 23:23

My Experience

Posted by J. Hughes on December 5, 2013 at 23:22

No cardio allowed!

Posted by Deborah Levering on December 1, 2013 at 6:21 — 7 Comments

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