Surviving with a burst appendix for two weeks
The Rollercoaster of Atypical Presentation
Ryan’s appendicitis story
Lessons learned in a hospital gown
My Robot-Assisted Surgery
My Umbilical Hernia Repair Experience
How well does bariatric surgery work?
Vox speaks to 11 bariatric surgery recipients
Colon Surgery Experience
Kevin Hague discusses his experiences with bowel resection and ileal pouch/ileoanal anatomosis recovery
my j-pouch surgery
By Edmund Murray
My Surgery Experience: Small Bowel Resection
Lobectomy: My Story
Surgical clerks do not get a true representation of what it’s like to be a surgical patient. Once that patient is discharged, they really have no idea of the recovery process after that point and the impact the illness has had on them and their family. The idea is to change that perception.
i first noticed something wasn’t right on my birthday…
Alex’s story of colon cancer at 41
Twas the night before surgery
A breast surgeon details her experience with breast cancer and surgery.
reuniting with the trauma surgeon who saved my life...twice
Switching on my hearing at 35
William's story of getting cochlear implants after being profoundly deaf since birth
caroline's journey to cochlear implants - a podcast
It is brain surgery
Lisa’s experience of getting a brain tumor removed while in grad school
What is it really like to have a brain surgery?
Jordan shares her story of living with hydrocephalus
Saving Cyla: What it’s like to have awake brain surgery
The Globe and Mail takes you on a multimedia experience through the OR for Cyla’s awake craniotomy
A podcast from ADHD reWired