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Hello friends, my name is Veronica Field, thank you for visiting my site. I know you are here because you are either a brain aneurysm survivor, you have lost a loved one, you are a caretaker or simply curious to know about this condition. Please know that you are strong, loved, cherished, highly favored by God and never alone. It is my hope that together we can educate ourselves with as much information as possible and spread the awareness to as many people as possible and to as far as we can while making effort to advocate for programs that will help save lives. I am a brain aneurysm survivor (1 raptured and coiled in 2017 and 1 still intact that is being monitored) and I must say the road to recovery has not been that easy. Just a few days to my 31st birthday, my family experienced a life changing moment that I have since named it The nightmare on Naguru Vale Rd. My husband and I together with our 2 children (3 year old and 5 months old then) were residing in Kampala, Uganda on a US diplomatic assignment when I suffered a brain aneurysm in the middle of the night. I cannot recall exactly what happened and how it happened except for what my husband tells me. The only thing I recall doing last on that Friday was putting my kids to bed in our house in Uganda. The next thing I remembered was “waking up” in a hospital bed in the ICU unit with tubes all over me in South Africa. It was everybody’s worst nightmare but the reality to us. This entire experience has been a true affirmation on just how much God loves us. He surely cannot give us a burden bigger than what we are capable of handling. Just like we are told in Jeremiah 29:11 “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” We are alive for a reason, we experienced what we did for a reason, we are chosen for a reason. I have spent quite some time trying to figure out “why me”, that I actually forgot that it had to be me because God saw something in me that He had to choose me. My purpose for starting this blog is to: 1. Use my story to help spread awareness to the world on Brain Aneurysm and also on other types of aneurysms. 2. Help eliminate some of the anxiety that I have by engaging others into my conversation and getting to know their stories. 3. Establish a community where people can learn and teach others about Brain Aneurysm and other types of aneurysms. 4. Start a conversation on teaching basic CPR to everybody including children above the age of 5 years old and advocate for it. Knowing what to do in the case of an emergency can help save a life. It is more critical in the developing countries where access to emergency medical care is limited. Please follow me on my blog where I will be using a combination of my own story and information from other accredited sites pertaining to brain aneurysm to give you as much information as possible so we can help spread awareness. I love this song, it just gives me the motivation that I need to get through the day and live not in fear but in courage and determination….And when that final day comes that I have to cross over and be with my savior, I will do so in faith and dignity because I know that He Reigns. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4M-zwE33zHA Because He Lives God sent His son, they called Him, Jesus He came to love, heal and forgive He lived and died to buy my pardon An empty grave is there to prove my Savior lives. Because He lives, I can face tomorrow Because He lives, all fear is gone Because I know He holds the future And life is worth the living Just because He lives. How sweet to hold a newborn baby And feel the pride and the joy he gives But greater still the calm assurance This child can face uncertain days because He Lives. And then one day, I’ll cross that river I’ll fight life’s final war with pain And then, as death gives way to vict’ry I’ll see the lights of glory and I’ll know He reigns. Because He lives, I can face tomorrow Because He lives, all fear is gone Because I know He holds the future And life is worth the living Just because He lives Because he lives Because he lives Written by William J. Gaither and Gloria Gaither

Free download for the next 5days (9/15-9/19/2021) all in 1 Brain Aneurysm resource book.

September is the Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month! Get the information you need from this book. If you have a copy already, pass the information to your interested friends and family.

If you are a brain aneurysm survivor, caregiver or loved one and you’re indeed of a support group, please join our Facebook page- Brain Aneurysm survivors https://www.facebook.com/groups/BrainAneurysmSurvivors/?ref=share where you will be treated like family and receive a wealth of information and support. We have members from all over the world.

The link below is for those residing in the U.S., if you live outside the U.S., go to the Amazon page in your country and search for the book. It will give you 2 options( paperback and Kindle version), click on the kindle version and download it.

Tips on Surviving a Brain Aneurysm: For Survivors, Caregivers, and Loved Ones https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07R56DN1L/ref=cm_sw_r_other_apa_glt_MN9G1BT7CF00DWQ1CK5X

September, Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month!

We remember those we’ve lost to this silent killer, the survivors who are still fighting, the caregivers and loved ones whose expertise, unconditional love, kindness and patience are unmatched.

What is the difference between primary (essential) and secondary hypertension (high blood pressure)?

Before you stop taking your BP medication and start managing it with diet and supplements, please know your specific type.

https://www.medscape.com/answers/241381-7574/what-is-the-difference-between-primary-essential-and-secondary-hypertension-high-blood-pressure#qna

BET Star Bert Belasco Died of an Aortic Aneurysm. Though brain aneurysms are the most common type, there are many other types of aneurysms.

https://www.health.com/condition/heart-disease/bert-belasco-aortic-aneurysm?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=news_tab&utm_content=algorithm

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