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barbragal

California E4G 2Y9
I am a 55 year old lady who is blessed each and everyday of my life. 7 years ago I was taking ill , I lost a lot of weight and seemed to be getting sicker by the day.I kept going to my doctor and she just kept giving me perscription after perscription and nothing was helping.Finally after 3 trips by ambulance I went to see her and told her she had to find out what was wrong. I told her I thought I was dying.Next thing I know I am back at emerg once again and this time my kidneys shut down , I... Full Bio
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I am a 55 year old lady who is blessed each and everyday of my life. 7 years ago I was taking ill , I lost a lot of weight and seemed to be getting sicker by the day.I kept going to my doctor and she just kept giving me perscription after perscription and nothing was helping.Finally after 3 trips by ambulance I went to see her and told her she had to find out what was wrong. I told her I thought I was dying.Next thing I know I am back at emerg once again and this time my kidneys shut down , I had to go on dialysis and still not knowing what was happening to me...finally they did an ultra sound and was shocked to know I had a blood clot over a foot long in the descending aorta..they told me I would most likely die but I told them to do what they had to do...well I survived that , I was in hospital for 41/2 months...and I let them document that surgery which was 13 hours and it will be in the medical journalso I am blessed to be here and I am no longer on dialysis...but only have one kidney working.last year I had a stroke and had a 6 inch blod clot in my left arm and one in the arch of the aorta...I still have good days and bad days but I am alive and that's what counts