Forties

Personal Stories: Roger Davis by Jacqueline (his wife) Hi Brian, My husband, was diagnosed with Aortic Dissection on September 4, 2007. He was actually sent home with a diagnosis of […]

Personal Stories: Andres Story Hi, I am a 46yr old male that was diagnosed with abdominal aortic dissection on 5/04/08. Pain in the lower back and abdomen caused me to […]

Personal Stories:  Lisa Tejada’s Husband Brian, this site has been very helpful to my husband and I. Here it goes, In December 2004,my healthy, athletic, non-smoking husband had an acute […]

Personal Stories:  Lisa Tejada Brian, this site has been very helpful to my husband and I. Here it goes, In December 2004,my healthy, athletic, non-smoking husband had an acute type […]

Personal Stories: Jeanne Hello Everyone I’ve been trying to write my story since I found out about this web site last August. Ridiculous as it might sound I still have […]

Personal Stories: Anthony B. I’m new to this website and am happy to have found it. When I first experienced my aortic dissection back on December 1, 2003 I could […]

Personal Stories: Jennie Logsdon-Martin Hi everyone! My name is Jennie. I’m a fishing addict who had a Type B or a DeBakey Class III descending aortic dissection December of 2004. […]

Personal Stories: Don The Dr. gave him ,I believe, Demerol, when that didn’t work, they decided to give him Morphine for the pain, Don had so much pain, it was […]

Personal Stories: Lance Shaw My name is Lance Shaw. When I awoke on the morning of November 8, 2004, I was a chain-smoking, alcoholic, type-A, working between 64 to 72 […]

Personal Stories: Carol Martin-Buck DYING WOULD HAVE BEEN BETTER THAN SURVIVING I can’t believe that 2 1/2 yrs. after my aortic dissection I would feel that dying would have been […]

Personal Stories: Kathy Charest’s Husband As I read through everyone’s stories I just want to say my heart goes out to all of you. I’m grateful to you, Brian for […]

Personal Stories: Tim Bailey Brian, My husband, Tim, had a dissection of the aorta in October. He was not properly diagnosed for it for an entire week. He had visited […]