Aortic dissection, aortic aneurysm - The aorta - Life after an aortic dissection
Greetings again after so many years. It's been 7+ years since my aortic dissection August 30, 2009. I had an abscessed tooth in the Spring of 2013 which infected my spine and heart valve. After several months of treatment including 5 weeks in hospital (again), I partially recovered. It may have been Faulkner who said that when we're struck with adversity we have two choices: throw in the towel or use it to wipe off the sweat. I'll always take the last choice. Wishing y'all my fond regards…Continue
As a fit healthy 65 years old enjoying my recent retirement I was a very happy bunny!
On July 10th after driving my friends to the next town for a garden club meeting I was sitting happily listening to a talk, when a pain across my back forced me to leave the room!
I never told anyone and as I visited the loo often! no one took any notice.…Continue
I recently had a total of 2 surgeries with traction in between to straighten my cervical spine(neck) so I have been and still am in recovery. I don't spend much time online. Once I am back to health, I will continue to be busy finally starting my new life over and looking to move out of my parents house.(which was delayed because we felt it best I was here for recoverying for this surgery) I haven't forgotten everyone and I will still be around.