ARDS Stories

Read some of the stories of the many people who have shared their survival and loss expriences. You can make a difference by submitting your own ARDS Story

dee story - ards survivor

Dee S

On the morning of April 14,2000, I called 911 for assistance. I told the operator that my Grace needed help....

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Brittany L

My battle with ARDS took place when I was pregnant in 2016. In March, I was about 28 weeks along...

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Tanya Noblitt, LCSW, ARDS Survivor

Tanya N

Like my fellow survivors and their loved ones, ARDS came from out of left field for me. In early March...

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David R

I was one of the early swine flu victims at age 48 back in late 2009, that progressed to viral...

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Carl C

The night of October 11th, I put my son to bed after a delicious ice cream dinner following a dog...

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Mindy B

On October 4th 2019 Mindy Basis contracted what seemed to be the FLU at the time. 10 days later her...

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Darryl R

It was in the spring of 2015 that the doctors determined I needed a partial knee replacement after a couple...

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Penny K

On Jan. 20. 2000 I took an overdose of psych meds. Prior to this I was bounced from psych hospital...

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Sarah C

The Sarah Collins story A busy mother of five children, Sarah Collins didn’t have time to get sick. So when...

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