Share Your Story

Has your life been affected by abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)? Tell us your story. Follow the steps below to share your personal connection with AAA and help inspire others to get screened. Select stories will be featured on FindtheAAAnswers.org.

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Enter Your AAA Story

Connection to AAA 

Please share your story with us in the box below.
When you are done, click the "Submit My Story" button at the bottom of the page.

Don't know what to include in your story? Here are a few ideas:

  • What is your connection to AAA and had you heard of the disease before?
  • In your discussions with friends and family about AAA, had they heard of the disease?
  • What was the most surprising thing you have learned about AAA?
  • Based on your personal connection with AAA, what advice would you share with others about AAA?

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Add a Photo (optional)

Image requirements:

  • Maximum file size: 1MB
  • File formats accepted: .jpg, .gif, .png

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Add a Video (optional)

Recording a video message can be a powerful way to tell your AAA story. We will accept for consideration digital videos that follow the specifications listed below.
Tips for creating a digital video.

  • Make sure you are well lit.
  • Speak clearly so that your camera's microphone can capture your story.
  • Record your video using a webcam or handheld video camera.
  • If recording on a handheld camer, you will need to transfer the video to your computer to upload it.
  • Relax and tell your story!

Video requirements:

  • Maximum length: 3 minutes
  • Maximum file size: 20MB
  • File formats accepted: .mov, .mpg, .avi, or .flv

Uploading video could take several minutes


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