Brain Aneurysms: FAQs with Rafael Tamargo, M.D.

[MUSIC] A brain aneurysm is a bubble or blister that forms off a vessel in the brain. And the reason we worry about it is that an aneurysm has the possibility of bursting. If it were to burst, the consequences are very serious. Now, people are born with a defect in the vessel wall that, …

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Joe Dauphinet – Brain Aneurysm

Joe Dauphinet – Brain Aneurysm

On September 26, 2016 I received a call that every wife dreads. Something has happened to your husband and he’s on his way to the hospital. You are working for Williams Construction and on a roof with another worker when it occurred. You grabbed your head and sat down on the roof. You had to …

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Teen Girl Survives Leukemia and Brain Aneurysm

Teen Girl Survives Leukemia and Brain Aneurysm

>>Remember how we have done that one?>>One of Marissa’s favorite activities is drawing. The figure she draws most often is the cross>>I think it’s a symbol of faith.>>That faith and the expertise of her caregivers at American Family Children’s Hospital has helped 14-year-old Marissa and her family survive two life threatening illnesses. The first happened …

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UI Health Brain Aneurysm Survivor: Todd Shelton

UI Health Brain Aneurysm Survivor: Todd Shelton

My name is Todd Shelton and I’m a brain aneurysm survivor. Day of my aneurysm, we just come home from vacation, later in the day I met my mother and my father to take him to a doctor’s appointment that he had. I was helping them. Had my aneurysm ruptured at that time and I …

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